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abstemious
to be moderate in eating and drinking
admonish
to caution or advise against doing something.
amity
friendship
bastion
a forticication, fort, strong hold
callous
hardened, thick skin, insensitive, rough
clemency
leniency
Debunk
to point out the falseness.
diffuse
to spread something out in all directions
dupe
to trick, fool, deceive
exorcise
to get rid of something troublesome. (usually spirits)
finesse
to have delicate skill
humility
the art of being humble
imperious
to be extremely over-bearing.
larcency
stealing someone else's property or goods.
mirth
merriment and laughter
mollify
to soothe
neologism
the study of a new word
orthodox
very traditional, conforming to standards.
Plight
a troublesome or adverse situation
repertoire
a list of works (music) to be performed.
rupture
to burst, break apart
solicitous
to be worried or concerned.
stolid
to show little emotion.
tempestuous
stormy, troubled, volitle (usually relationships)
untenable
unable to be defended