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feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self conscious
abashed
to lower in rank or esteem
abased
a state of hardship or affliction, misfortune
adversity
struck with fear, dread, or horror
appalled
attended by favorable circumstances, lucky
auspicious
lacking in sensitivy or tact
brash
careful and shrew
canny
appropriateness of behavior or conduct
decorum
submission or courteous yielding to the wishes of another
deference
urgent or desperate
dire
seeming beyond consolation, cheerless or gloomy
disconsolate
an upper or ruling class
gentry
treacherous cunning
guile
lavish or unrestrained expense, extravagance
profusion
a high ridge of land jutting out into a body of water
promontory
superior skill or ability
prowess
exhibiting carelessness or slackness
remiss
inspiring pity or compassion
rueful
a deceptive maneuver
ruse
goods or property seized from a victim after conflict
spoils
a humble request for help
supplication
crude, unrefined, awkward, clumsy
uncouth