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cheerful willingness;readiness;liveliness
alacrity
strong dislike;repugnance;antipathy
aversion
not done of one's own free will; automatic; unintentional; spontaneous
involuntary
unwilling;averse;disinclined;reluctant
loath
have an intense aversion to;detest
loathe
will
volition
upward slope
acclivity
highest point;pinnacle;summit
acme
farthest point from Earth in the orbit of a heavenly body
apogee
arranged in order of increasing force & interest
climatic
perfect;superb;carried to the highest degree
consummate
high rank
eminence
standing out;notable;famous
eminent
of the heavens;celestial;airy;delicate;intangible
ethereal
lift up with joy, pride, etc.;elate
exalt
very steep;overhanging place;cliff
precipice
steep as a precipice
precipitous
standing out above others;superior
preeminent
redirect the energy of a person's impulses into socially & morally higher channels
sublimate
elevated;noble;exalted;uplifting
sublime
farthest point opposite the base, as in a triangle or pyramid;apex
vertex
highest point;culmination
zenith
deserving contempt;sunk to a low condition;wrecthed
abject
deep;profound;immeasurbaly great
abysmal
bottomless;immeasurably deep space
abyss
abrupt decline from the dignified or important to the trivial or ludicrous;comedown;bathos
anticlimax
deep breach;wide gap or rift
chasm
downward slope
declivity
most worthless part;sediment at the bottom of a liquid
dregs
coarse;low
earthy
of low position or condition
humble
lower the pride, position, or dignity of;abase;degrade;mortify
humiliate
freedom frim pride; humbleness;lowliness;modesty
humility
low;mean;subservient;servile
menial
lowest point
nadir
get to the bottom of;ascertain the depth of;fathom
plumb
very deep;deeply felt;intellectually deep
profound
deep, narrow gorge worn by running water
ravine
of or like a son or daughter
filial
of or like a brother
faternal
a person's or family's desecent;lineage;pedigree
genealogy
good manners
gentility
friends & relatives;kindred
kith & kin
of or like a mother
maternal
favoritism of relatives by those in power
nepotism
of or like a father
paternal
forefather
progenitor
offspring
progeny
one of two or more children of a family
sibling
pleasant odor;bouquet
aroma
sweet-scented;fragrant
aromatic
having a pleasant odor;pleasantly odorous or odordiferous
fragrant
stale-smelling;musty;moldy
fusty
substance yielding a pleasant odor when burned
incense
ill-smelling;stinking;fetid;unpleasantly odorous
malodourous
offensive to smell;disgusting
noisome
pertaining to the sense of smell
olfactory
sharp in smell or taste;acrid;biting;stimulating
pungent
stinking from decay
putrid
unpleasant to smell or taste from being spoiled or stale
rancid
having a strong, bad odor or taste;offensively gross or coarse
rank
emit a strong, disagreeable smell;be permeated with
reek
smell;perfume
scent
unpleasant to taste or smell
unsavory