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Affection
n. A fond or tender feeling.
Affectionate
adj. Gentle and loving.
Appeal
v.1. To make an earnest request; to ask
2. To be of interest to; to be attractive to
n.1. An earnest request for help
2.The power to attract or be of interest
Clasp
v. To grasp or hold tightly
n.1. A strong grasp or hold
2.Something, as a hook or fastener, that holds two parts together
Conspicious
adj. Easily or plainly seen
Contribute
v.1. To give along with other who are giving
2. To have a part in bringing about
Contribution
n. That which is given
Contributor
n. One who gives
Declare
v. To make know; 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
Exhibition
n. A large-scale public show
Ferry
n. A boat that carries people and goods back and forth across a stretch of water
Immigrant
n. A person who comes into the country to live there
Lofty
adj.1. Very tall or high
2.Noble in feeling or high in ideals
3. 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
Poverty
n. The state of being poor