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Abstracted
lost in one's own mind.
Aesthetic
a sense of beauty or art
bestial
brutal without reason
blanch
to make white, pale
cacophonous
harsh sounding
censorious
critical
centrifuge
used for separating materials
certitudes
things that are inevitable certain
contempt
extreme dislike or dismain
desolate
deserted, without inhabitants
dictum
an authoritative statement
didactic
means "teaching".
euphemsim
"good speech". More agreeable or less offensive substitule for generally unpleasant words or concepts.
genre
Major category into which a literary work fits.
homily
"sermon", but in can include any sort of talk, speech or lecture involving moral or spiritual advice.