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beneficent - kindly; doing good
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
tribute - tax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to
effervescence - inner excitement or exuberance; showing high spirits; emitting bubbles forming inside; bubbling from fermentation or carbonation; ADJ. effervescent; V. effervesce
discrepancy - lack of consistency or agreement as between facts; difference; Ex. discrepancy between two descriptions
natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
thrifty - careful about money; economical; N. thrift
passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance