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Regretful, penitent; seeking forgiveness.
The judge looked favorably on the defendant's contrite plea for leniency.
Occuring or recurring daily
The nonprofit organization stries to supply the quotidian needs of people in remote parts of developing countries
Not capable of being appeased, or significantly changed
Sadly, Iriina is an implacable pessimist and will never see the brighter side of any situation.
Urgent; pressing; requiring immediate action or attention
Ive already missed two payments, so writing a check to the gas company is my most exigent priority.
Synonyms: Crucial, Dire, Imperative.
To renounce; repudate
loud, noisy; lacking restraint
No Value or Importance
Hasty; done with little attention.
To Distress; to cause agony to
To ask incessantly; to beg; to nag
To deliberately avoid the truth; mislead
Synonyms: misinform, deceive, hedge.
Synonyms: overabundance, surplus
damaging, harmful, or injurious; hostile, adverse or unfriendly
the quality of lively or entusiastic expression of thoughts and feelings.
One devoted to sensual pleasure, particularly food and drink
not hampered or impeded
Withdraw, to fail to honor a commitment; to break a promise.
concerned and attentive; eager
to satisfy or quench
intended to teach or instruct
A carefree, lightheared pastoral or romantic scene
Synonyms: carefree scene
Obstinately resistant to authroty; difficult to manage
Synonyms: Defiant, rebellious.
Slandering, verbal attacks; aspersion
Sharply perceptive; keen; penetrating
to obstruct or block
Synonyms: clog, congest
Sharp criticism; abusively detractive language
to move indecisevly b/t one course of action or opinion and another