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compassion
symphony for the suffering of others
audible
able to be heard
obvious
easily understood
samaritan
a person who helps someone in need
mutiny
a rebellion against authority,especially on ships
truculent
cruel
exile
a person who is forced to live outside his or her own country
boast
to brag about onces self
proclaim
to announce officially
improvise
to invent ,create or react at a moments notice
combustible
able to be set on fire
seep
to ooze or run out
adapt
to change according to a particular situation
trestle
a bridge for trains
indolent
lazy
legacy
something important that is passed down through time
narcissism
excessive love for ones self
suffice
to be enough or adequate
obstinate
stubborn
trolley
an electric street car
emit
to send out
overcome
to conquer or defeat
infamous
famouse for a wrong reason
abhor
to hate
wraith
a ghost
pandemonium
total confusion or caos
finicky
picky or fussy
detest
to heat greatly
stupefy
to amaze
devour
to eat or swallow hungerly
tyranny
a goverment that controlls people with force and unfair laws
gallant
courageous ,brave
intrepid
brave
confirm
to make certain
placid
peacful
proximity
closeness ,nearness
nemesis
an enemy
avarice
greed , love of money
expedite
to move quickly
veer
to change direction