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abash
to destroy the self-possession or self-confidence of
austere
morally strict
derange
to disturb the operation or functions of
despondent
feeling or showing extreme discouragement, dejection, or depression
disconcert
to throw into confusion
to disturb the composure of
downcast
low in spirit
tribulation
distress or suffering resulting from oppression or persecution;
languid
lacking force or quickness of movement
melee
a confused struggle
mischance
bad luck
misgiving
a feeling of doubt or suspicion especially concerning a future event
morose
having a sullen and gloomy disposition
privation
an act or instance of depriving
recoil
to fall back under pressure
rue
to feel penitence, remorse, or regret for
accost
to approach and speak to often in a challenging or aggressive way
assent
to agree to something especially after thoughtful consideration
attest
to affirm to be true or genuine;
concord
state of agreement
consistent
marked by harmony, regularity, or steady
covet
to wish for enviously
credence
mental acceptance as true or real
fidelity
the quality or state of being faithful
liason
a close bond or connection
palaver
a long parley usually between persons of different cultures or levels of sophistication
plaudits
an act or round of applause
solidarity
unity