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onerous - burdensome
mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental
irreproachable - beyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
accede - agree
ascetic - practicing self-denial; avoiding physical pleasures and comforts; austere; Ex. ascetic life of Buddhist monks; N. asceticism
indolent - lazy
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
forum - public square of an ancient Roman city; public place for open discussion; court of law
resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about