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goblets
n.: Bowl-shaped drinking containers without handles
inevitability
n.: Certainty
communal
adj.: Shared by all
interacts
v.: Affects and is affected by
vanquished
n.: The person defeated (usually a verb)
paupers
n.: People who are very poor
tolerant
adj.: Free from bigotry or prejudice
desolate
adj.: Lonely; solitary
outskirts
n.: Part of a district far from the center of a city
compelled
v.: Forced
crucial
adj.: Of great importance
perfunctorily
adv.: Without enthusiasm; routinely
prose
n.: Nonpoetic language
vital
adj.: Essential to life; living
hostility
n.: Anger; unfriendliness
formidable
adj.: Impressive
reeds
n.: Tall, slender grasses that grow in marshy land
aptitude
n.: Talent; ability
anonymous
adj.: Unsigned; written by a person whose name is unknown
mortality
n.: The condition of being mortal; having to die eventually
translucent
adj.: Able to transmit light but no detail of that light
unanimously
adv.: Overwhelmingly; without disagreement
cantankerous
adj.: Quarrelsome; argumentative
subtle
adj.: Delicately skillful or clever
subservient
adj.: Inferior
gumption
n.: Courage; enterprise
brutality
n.: Violence; harshness
serenity
n.: Calmness