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amiable
good-natured
compensate
to pay for something or to make up for something
condescend
to agree to do something that you believe to be beneath your dignity
contentious
to have the feeling that someone or something is beneath you;
diligently
industriously; in a hard-working manner
fanatic
a person whose extreme enthusiasm, interest, zeal goes beyond what is reasonable
immune
it has no effect on you
inconspicuous
to not attract attention
indigenous
belonging to a particular region or country
innate
Something that is a natural part of something else
inquisitive
questioning; prying
melancholy
sad and gloomy
morbid
gruesome; horrible
ominous
threatening; sinister
oppressive
overbearing; hard to put up with
perpetrated
committed
persevere
to carry on in spite of difficulties
remorse
a feeling of regret and guilt
repertoire
all the special skills a person has
subpoena
a written legal order directing a person to appear in court to give testimony
succinct
clear and brief
taciturn
almost always silent
tentative
to be hesitant or unsure
tranquility
peacefulness; serenity
vigil
a watch