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empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
hatch - deck opening; lid covering a deck opening; V: emerge from an egg; produce (young) from an egg
ordain - decree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
physiognomy - face (as showing the character and the mind); art of judging human character from facial features
carnivorous - meat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
wholesome - conducive to mental or physical health; healthful
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
sustain - suffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
ancillary - serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.
braggadocio - boasting