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affection
n. fond or tender feeling
affectionate
adj. gentle and loving
appeal
v. to make an earnest request to; to ask

v. to be of interest to; to be attractive to

n. an earnest request for help

n. the power to attract or be of interest
clasp
v. to grasp or hold tightly

n. a strong grasp or hold

n. something, as a hook or fastener, that holds two parts together
conspicuous
adj. easily or plainly seen
contribute
v. to give along with others who are giving

v. to have a part in bringing about
contribution
n. that which is given
contributor
n. one who gives
declare
v. to make known; to state openly
declaration
n. a public statement
eloquent
adj. skilled at speaking or writing; having the power to move people
eloquence
n. skill at speaking or writing; the power to move people
exhibit
v. to show in public

n. an item or collection of items in a public show
exhibition
n. a large-scale public show
ferry
n. a boat that carries people and goods back and forth across a strecth of water

v. to move people or goods by boat across a stretch of water
immigrant
n. a person who comes into a country to live there
lofty
adj. very tall or high

adj. noble in feeling or high in ideals

adj. showing a too-proud or superior attitude
pedestal
n. a base or support on which something stands
persecute
v. to treat cruelly or harshly because of political, religious or other differences
persecution
n. the state or condition of being persecuted
poverty
n. the state of being poor
unveil
v. to remove a covering from

v. to make known or reveal for the first time