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sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
feebleminded - deficient in intelligence; very stupid
compost - mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost
emanate - issue forth; come out
contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
impenitent - not repentant
cordial - warmly friendly; gracious; heartfelt; Ex. cordial welcome
polar - of a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites
renounce - abandon; give up (by formal announcement); disown; repudiate; Ex. renounce one's claim to the property/one's religion; N. renunciation