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Cadence
N

rhythmic flow of a sequence of words or sounds
Caprice
N

a tendency to sudden impulsive decisions or changes of mind
Deleterious
ADJ

With a harmful or damaging effect on somebody or something
Despondency
N

Loss of courage, confidence, or hope; dejection
dexterity
N

cleverness
epoch
N

a particular period of history, especially one considered noteworthy
erudition
N

knowledge acquired through study and reading
ethereal
ADJ

light and insubstantial; intangible
expiate
V

to make amends or reparations; to atone
ignominy
N

loss of one's reputation; shame and dishonor
imp
N

a little devil or demon; an evil spirit
penitence
N

the state of showing regret for one's wrongdoing
phantasmagoria
N

a series or group of strange or bizarre images seen as if in a dream
prattle
V

to talk in a silly, idle, or childish way
progenitors
N

a direct ancestor
scrupulous
ADJ

having or showing careful regard for what is morally right
sonambulism
N

sleepwalking
succor
V

to aid, help, give assistance to in times of need or distress