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wholesome - conducive to mental or physical health; healthful
commonplace - ordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark
sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
fructify - bear fruit; produce fruit
arrogance - pride; haughtiness; ADJ. arrogant: unpleasantly self-important (with a strong confidence in one's own importance and a lack of respect for other people)
substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance