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affection
n. A fond or tender feeling.
appeal
v. 1. To make an earnest request; to ask.
v. 2. To be of interest to; to be attractive to.
n. 1. An earnest request for help.
n. 2. The power to attract or be of interest.
clasp
v. To grasp or hold tightly.
n. 1. A strong grasp or hold.
n. 2. Something, as a hook or fastener, that holds two parts together.
conspicuous
adj. Easily or plainly seen.
contribute
v. 1. To give alon gwith others who are giving.
v. 2. To have a part in bringing about.
declare
v. To make known; to state openly.
eloquent
adj. Skilled at speaking or writing; having th power to move people.
exhibit
v. To show in public.
ferry
n. A boat that carries people and goods back and forth across a stretch 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. 1. Very tall or high.
adj. 2. Noble in feeling or high in ideals.
adj. 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.
unveil
v. 1. To remove a covering from.
v. 2. To make known or reveal for the first time.
affectionate
adj. Gentle and loving.
contribution
n. That which is given.
contributor
n. One who gives.
declaration
n. A public statement.
eloquence
n. Skill at speaking or writing; the power to move people.
exhibition
n. A large-scale public show.
persecution
n. The state or condition of being persecuted.