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luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
pliable - flexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
rider - amendment or clause added to a legislative bill
quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
capacious - spacious
reparation - compensation (for loss or wrong); amends; Ex. make reparation for the damage; CF. repair
atrocity - brutal deed; ADJ. atrocious
subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy