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Egalitarianism
Affirming, promoting, or characterized by belief in equal political, economic, social and civil rights for all people.
Prescience
Knowledge of actions or events before the occur, foresight
Unilateral
Performed or undertaken by only one side
Beneficent
Characterized by performing acts of kindness or charity
Svelte
Slender or graceful in figure or outline;slim
Incarnation
A bodily manifestation of a supernatural being
Peremptory
Putting an end to all debate or action
Valorous
Marked by or possessing great personal bravery; valiant
Eclat
Great brilliance, as of performance or achievement
Garrulous
Given to excessive and often trivial or rambling talk; tiresomely talkative
hubris
overbearing pride or presumption; arrogance
assuage
to pacify or calm
implacable
impossible to appease
rancor
bitter, long-lasting resentment; deep-seated ill will
Maelstrom
A violent or turbulent situation
supplication
To ask for humbly or ernestly
Preposterous
Contrary to nature, reason or common sense; absurd
indict
to accuse of wrongdoing;charge
jeremiads
Literary works or speeches expressing a bitter lament or a righteous prophecy of doom.
Perspicacious
Having or showing penetrating metnal discernment;clear-sighted
Pundits
Used as a title of repect for a learned man in India
Zeitgeist
The spirit of the time; the taste and outlook characteristic of a period or generation
Craven
A coward
Untrammeled
Not confined or limited
Restitution
The act of making good or compensating loss, damage or injury;indemnification
contentious
given to contention;quarrelsome
colloquy
a conversation, especiall a formal one;a written dialogue