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persistent adherence to a belief or a point of view
tenacity
to draw or extract profit or advantage from
milk
passionate; extremely interested in pursuing something
zealous
strictly attentive to minute details; picky
punctilious
to ease a pain or a burden
alleviate
a place of retreat or security
asylum
attended by favorable circumstances
auspicious
kind and gentle
benign
softening and soothing
emollient
to make less severe or painful
mitigate
to calm or soothe
mollify
to give official authorization or approval to
sanction
supported with proof or evidence; verified
substantiated
to free from guilt or blame
exculpate
to expose the falseness of
debunk
having a harmful effect; injurious
deleterious
not straight forward; crafty
disingenuous
fundamentally distinct or different
disparate
made; concocted in order to decieve
fabricated
defiant of authority; stubborn; not easily managed
recalcitrant
not genuine; false
spurious
impulsive and unpredictable
capricious