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predilection - preference; partiality
extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
colossal - huge
nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
impudence - impertinence; insolence
countermand - cancel; revoke (an order)
oscillate - vibrate pendulumlike; waver
capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
filth - dirty matter; ADJ. filthy