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  1. abject
    • sunk
    • to a low state or condition; without spirit or hope
  2. avidity
    • eagerness;
    • greed
  3. cacophony
    • discord;
    • harsh sound
  4. commiserate
    • to
    • sympathize with; to feel sorrow for another’s feelings
  5. cynosure
    • focal
    • point or attention and admiration; anything which guides
  6. diatribe
    • a
    • denunciation; bitter verbal attack
  7. euphemism
    • of
    • an indirect expression in place of one that is harsh
  8. futilitarian
    • holding
    • the view that human endeavor is futile, useless, or vain
  9. indefatigable
    tireless
  10. myriad
    • indefinite
    • number; great multitude
  11. pathological
    • pertaining
    • to or cause by disease
  12. propensity
    • a
    • natural leaning or tendency; bent
  13. sobriety
    • seriousness,
    • gravity or solemnity
  14. voluminous
    • large,
    • bulky; enough to fill volumes
  15. whet
    • to
    • sharpen; to make stronger; to stimulate

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