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condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
brunt - main impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument
indignation - anger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
pulmonary - pertaining to the lungs
universal - characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
diffidence - shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
billowing - swelling out in waves; surging
stoop - bend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying
surrogate - substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.