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assuage
to relieve, to calm, to satisfy
taciturn
untalkative, silent
vapid
dull, uninteresting
predilection
partiality, preference
nebulous
hazy, indistinct
entailment
property limited to certain heirs
condescension
treating others as inferiors
auspicious
favorable
scuppernong
a type of grape
pestilence
epidemic disease
edification
process of instruction or improvement
ascertain
to find out for sure
aberration
something different from normal
lineament
characteristic feature
philippic
a bitter verbal attack; harsh statements
umbrage
offense, displeasure
rectitude
righteousness, strict honesty
interdict
prohibited behavior; VERB: to forbid or prohibit
palliation
to lessen the seriousness of something: to soothe
cantankerous
quarrelsome; bad-tempered