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pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
artisan - a manually skilled worker
commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
finale - conclusion; concluding part
auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
preeminent - outstanding; superior
sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
imperturbable - unshakably calm; placid
prevail - be widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something