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quality of being able to be seen through, clear
Derision
Scoffing at, mockery, ridicule
Ponderously
Heavily, unwieldly
evanescent
fleeting; impermanent
ecstasies
extreme happiness
felicity
Happy or delightful
discordant
lack of agreement, tension, strife
allusions
implied or indirect reference; hinting at
vexation
discomfort or distress
disconcerted
upset, frustrated
exaltation
glorification, praise, raising in rank
prodigy
one with exceptional talents or powers; an ordinary accomplishment
guileful
deceitful, duplicitous
venerable
honorable, reverent
relish
to take great pleasure or delight in
despotisms
ruling oppressively and absolutely; tyranny
supplication
begging, humbly asking for a favor
mirth
gladness and merriment usually accompanied by laughter
fetters
chains or shackles
odious
deserving hate or contempt
mortified
humiliated, wounded pride, shamed
adherent
a follower of something such as a leader, party, philosophy, profession
disdain
intense dislike; to treat with scorn or contempt
perennial
lasting for many years
furtive
secret in an unerhanded way, stealthy
animosity
harsh feelings, enmity, resentment, hatred
portentous
having a sign or forewarning