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To look back; survey of past time
retrospect
seemingly indifferent to joy,pleasure, or pain
stoic
a self-seeking flatterer
sychophant
cure-all
panacea
a person who puts forward a proposition of proposal
proponent
to show excessive admiration or devotion to
adulation
coming, arrival
advent
person devoted to welfare of others
altruist
lack of interest in or concern
apathy
person who confers a benefit;kindly helper
benefactor
kindly disposition, gracious
benign
criticize or reprimand severely
castigate
occurring or existing simultaneously or side by side
concurrent
to attack the good name or reputation of
defame
person who takes up an art
dilettante
lack of concord or harmony between persons or things
discord
to wipe out; to do away with
efface
pleasant in sound; agreeable to the ear
euphonious
to clear, as of an accusation
exonerate
glorify, exalt, celebrate
extol
unskillful, awkward; tactless
maladroit
to speak harmful truths about
malign
not straight or directs
oblique