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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
surpass - exceed
saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
incipient - beginning; in an early stage
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
regatta - boat or yacht race
amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
enthrall - capture; enslave; captivate; hold the complete attention of (as if magic); hold spellbound
egress - exit; opening for going out; act of going out; OP. ingress
incapacitate - disable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity