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ample
adj. 1) Plenty, more than enough. 2) large in size
burden
n. 1) Something that is carried, especially a heavy load. 2) Anything that is hard to bear. v. 1) To add to what one has to bear
compassion
n. A feeling of sharing the suffering of others and wanting to help. Sympatyhy, pity.
compassionate
adj. The state of showing compassion
comply
v. To act in agreement with a rule or another's wishes.
cumbersome
Awkward and hard to handle; unweildy.
distress
v. To cause pain or sorrow; to trouble or worry.
n. Pain, sorrow or worry
encounter
v. To meet unexpectedly. 2) To be faced with. n. 1) a Chance meeting. 2) A battle or fight.
exert
v. To put forth effort
exertion
n. The act of tiring oneself. A strong effort.
indignant
adj. Angry or resentful about something that seems wrong or unfair.
indignation
n. Anger that is caused by something mean or unfair
jest
n. a joke or the act of joking. v. To joke or say things lightheartedly
mirth
n. Laughter, joyfulness expressed through laughter.
moral
n. A useful lesson about life. adj. 1) Having to do with a question of right and wrong. 2) Based on what is right and proper.
outskirts
n. The parts far from the center; as of a town.
resume
v. To begin again after a pause. 2) To occupy again.
ridicule
v. To make fun of, to mock
n. Words or actions intended to make fun of or mock.
ridiculous
adj. Laughable; deserving of mockery.