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crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
diverse - differing in some characteristics (from each other); various; N. diversity: variety; dissimilitude; lack of resemblance
ingrate - ungrateful person (not expressing thanks)
expiate - make amends for (a sin)
misanthrope - one who hates mankind; misanthropist
quisling - traitor who aids invaders; CF. Vidkun Quisling
exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
celibate - abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried; N. celibacy
aloft - upward; high up in the air