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platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
turmoil - extreme confusion; great commotion and confusion; Ex. throw the country into turmoil
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
inculcate - teach (ideas or principles); instill
shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments