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bestowed
applied; used
predominate
to have controlling power or influence
nonconformist
one who does not follow generally accepted beliefs, customs, or practices
absolve
to clear of guilt or blame
aversion
a strong dislike
deliberately
in an unhurried and thoughtful manner
resignation
an acceptance of something as inavoidable
mean
quality, value, or importance
sublime
of high spiritual, moral, or intellectual worth; noble
rudiment
an imperfect or undeveloped form
perturbation
a distance of the motions; agitation; uneasisness
congenial
suite to one's needs or nature' agreeable
serenity
a mental and spiritual calm; tranquility
perennial
lasting through the year or through many years; enduring
misgiving
a feeling of doubt, mistrust, or uncertainty
disreputable
lacking respectaility of character of behavior
abject
low; contemptible; wretched
vulgar
coarse; common
dissipation
a reckless waste or resources; wastefulness
magnanimity
generosity
aphorism
a brief statement, usually one sentence long, that expreses a general principle or truth about life
Romanticism
individual worth, goodness of humanity, glory of communion with nature, individual freedom of expression, equal opportunity