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a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal vote of approval.
acclamation
characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to shepherds and cowherds, pastoral.
bucolic
to slander; to accuse falsely and maliciously.
calumniate
extremely cautious, hesitant, or slow; reserved, diffident.
chary
secret agreement or cooperation
collusion
a dabbler in the arts; one who engages in an activity in an amateurish, trifling way; superficial
dilettante
not easily excited; emotionally steady.
imperturbable
an enlargement,increase,addition
increment
an authoritative command, formal order, authorization; to issue such an order
mandate
a sudden outburst;a spasm,convusion.
paroxysm
trifling,insignificant;mean,despicable;inferior,trashy
paltry
a pretentious display of knowledge;overly rigid attentionto rules and details.
pedantry
the act of travelling;an axcursion,especially on foot or to a foreign country
peregrination
fragrant,smelling strongly;tending to arouse memories or create an aura.
redolent
shining,radiant,resplendent
refulgent
a word,expression,or custom that distinguishes a particular group of persons from all others;a commonplace saying or truism.
shibboleth
a beginner,novice
tyro
not stopping,maintained steadily,never letting up,relentless
unremitting
to swing indecisively from one idea or course of actions to another.
vascillate
harshly abusive,severely scolding
vituperative