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mollified
to calm
sundry
various/misc.
recompense
award compensation to
persevere
to persist in the face of adversity
ineffable
incapable of being expressed
arduous
demanding/difficult
propitious
presenting favorable circumstances
acquiesce
consent or comply passively or without protest
usurpations
A wrongful seizure or exercise of authority or privilege belonging to another
unanimity
everyone being of one mind
discord
Lack of agreement among persons, groups, or things
manifest
To show or demonstrate plainly; reveal
posterity
Future generations
ostentation
Pretentious display meant to impress others; boastful showiness
circumspection
Heedful of circumstances and potential consequences; prudent
principal
First, highest, or foremost in importance, rank, worth, or degree
principle
A basic truth, law, or assumption
sublime
Characterized by nobility; majestic
equivocal
Open to more than one interpretation
appellation
A name, title, or designation
importunate
Troublesomely urgent or persistent in requesting; pressingly entreating
superfluous
to flow above
oppress
To keep down by severe and unjust use of force or authority
abeyance
The condition of being temporarily set aside; suspension
aggregation
whole or total
assemblage
A collection of people or things; a gathering
sanctify
To set apart for sacred use; consecrate
consecrate
To declare or set apart as sacred
transient
Passing with time; fleeting
monotheism
The doctrine or belief that there is only one God
belligerent
Inclined or eager to fight; hostile or aggressive
conjecture
Inference or judgment based on inconclusive or incomplete evidence; guesswork