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somber
dark, gloomy; grave, melancholy
discordant
lack of agreement or harmony; dissension, conflict; harsh or unpleasant sound; sidtorted
harmonious
musically concordant; congruous; marked by accord in sentiment or action; blending
benign
gentle disposition; showing kindnesss; mild kindness; favorable
eminence
highrank or position; persion of high rank or achievements; a lofty place; superiority
eclipse
surpass; obscuring of one heavenly body vy another; falling into obscurity or decline
pensive
musingly, dreamily, or sadly thoughful; contemplative
archaic
belonging to an earlier time; antiquated; old
formidable
exciting feat, dread, or awe; imposing serious difficulties; hallenging; difficult
adorn
to enhance the appearance of esp. with ornament; embellish; decorate
renowned
widely acclaimed and honored; famous, well known, prominent
extracurricular
lying outside of regular curriculum
venerable
made sacred by association; regarded with reverntial respect
noteworthy
remarkable; worthy of note
ambitious
eager desire for success or power; determined; aspiring
bequest
legacy; leave by will; hand down
asset
advantage, resource; possession,property
profound
deeply felt; intense; marked by intellectual depth or insight
voluminous
large; able to contain or hold a great deal
arduous
difficult, larboious, stenuous
precepts
commands or principles intended as a general rule of action orconduct; rules
commendable
commit to ones are, recommendable, praiseable
enlgihtenment
instruction, informent, spiritual insight
peusing
read; esp, to read over attntively or leisurely
context
circumstances surrounding an act or event