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gibe
a taunting or sarcastic remark
zealously
devoted, diligent
despots
tyrant, ruler with absolute power
benign
kind, gracious, favorable, pleasant
austerity
sterness, strict economy
semblance
outward aspect or appearance
entreaty
earnest request or petition, plea
confidant
a close friend or associate to whom secrets are confided or with whom private matters and problems are discussed
deleterious
injurious to health, harmful
ominous
portending evil or harm; foreboding; threatening; inauspicious
nuptial
of or pertaining to marriage or the marriage ceremony
flagged
To decline in vigor or strength
enigma
a puzzling or inexplicable occurrence or situation
innate
existing in one from birth; inborn; native
scintillating
to sparkle; flash
loquacity
talkativeness
prattled
to talk in a foolish or simple-minded way; chatter; babble
melancholy
mournful; depressed
listlessness
having or showing little or no interest in anything; languid; spiritless; indifferent
discern
to perceive by the sight or some other sense or by the intellect; see, recognize, or apprehend
satiating
to satisfy to the full
despondency
depression of spirits from loss of courage or hope
stigma
a mark of disgrace or infamy
denizens
an animal or a plant naturalized in a region
guise
general external appearance; aspect; semblance