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Altruistic
unselfish,concerned with the welfare of others
assent
to express;agreement
benefactor
one who does good to others
chivalrous
marked bu honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
clemency
mercy,humaneness;mildness,moderateness
dearth
a lack,scarcity,inadequate supply; a famine
diffident
shy,lacking self-confidence,modest,reserved
discrepancy
a difference; a lack of agreement
embark
to go aboard; to amke a start; to invest
facile
easily done or attained;superficial;ready,fluent,easily shown but notsincerely felt
indomitable
unconquerable,refusing to yield
infallible
free from error;absolutely dependable
plod
to walk heavily or slowly; to work slowly
pungent
causing a sharp sensation;stinging,biting
remiss
neglectful in performance of one's duty,careless
repose
to rest;lie;place;relaxation;peace of mind,clamness
temerity
rashness,boldness
truculent
fierce and cruel,aggressive,deadly,destructuve,scathingly harsh
ununfeigned
sincere,real,without pretense
virulent
extremely poisonous;full if malice, spitefil