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condone - overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
ordination - ceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
commemorate - honor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
innate - inborn
proletarian - member of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)