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censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)
dainty - delicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress
overwhelm - (of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
candor - frankness; open honesty; ADJ. candid
calligraphy - beautiful writing; excellent penmanship
jollity - gaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay
prodigy - highly gifted child; person with exceptional talents; marvel; wonder