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misanthropist
a situation completely removed from teh stir of society
desolation
deprivation of comfort or joy
captial
of mansions, estates, towns, and cities
sentiment
one's own feelings
hale
free from injury, healthy
sinewy
muscular, strong
peevish
headstrong, spiteful, mad
advent
coming
provincial
of or pertaining to provices
tumult
commotion, aggitation, distrubance
ventilation
animal with the head and wings of an eagle and the hind quarters of a lion
penetralium
an innermost secret part or place
preeminently
in the highest degree
underdrawn
marked by lines drawn underneath
sundry
seperately, apart
countenance
bearing, demeanor
stalwart
strongly and stoutly built
gaiters
a covering of cloth or leather for the ankle and lower leg
slovenly
in a negligent or untidy manner
morose
sullen, gloomy, unsocial
impertience
an irrelevant fact or matter
over-liberally
overly bountiful
actuate
to carry out in practice, to perform
constitution
ordinance, settled arrangement
decamp
to go away promptly or suddenly
disposition
management, appointment, direction
guttural
sounds or utterance produced in the throat
intimation
the act of making known or announcing
vis-a-vis
face to face
tacit
unspoken, silent
physiognomy
the art of judging character and disposition by features of the face
interpose
to place between
hive
place swarming with busy occupants
vexatious
causing, tending, or disposed to cause
tempest
a violent storm of wind usually followed by rain, hail, and/or thunder
dispatch
official dismissal or leave to go
subsided
sunk, precipitated, quieted
vigilant
wakeful and watchful
signet
an impressed seal or stamp usually put on a document
countenance
bearing, demeanor
parrying
warding off a weapon, countermoving
cur
dog
prudential
characterized by careful deliberation
laconic
pertaining to brief, concise writing or speech
churlish
rustic, common, vulgar
hemmed
shut in, confined, imprisoned
deigned
to have thought something fit or to have condecende
evinced
subdued, overcome
corrugated
wrinkled, drawn into wrinkles
assiduity
constant or close attention to the buiness in hand
sagacity
aptitude for investigation or discovery
austere
stern in manner or appearance
taciturn
reserved in speech
intimate
to make known formally
solace
comfort, consolation
corroborating
the strengthening of ideas
boor
husbandman, countryman, peasant
surmise
suspicion
perverse
adverse, unfavorable, untimely
beneficent
doing good, performing kind deeds
rheumatism
disease that causes inflamation and pain in the joints
reprobate
one rejected by god
malignity
deep-rooted ill will or hatred
ensconcing
to shelter behind a fortification
condoled
grieved