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phoenix - symbol of immortality or rebirth; Ex. phoenix rising from its ashes
lateral - of or coming from the side
impunity - freedom from punishment or harm; CF. punish
soliloquy - talking to oneself (esp. in a play); CF. monologue: soliloquy; long speech by one person (often monopolizing a conversation)
forebears - (forbears) ancestors
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
jovial - good-natured; merry; cheerful
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
loathe - detest; ADJ. loathsome: arousing loathing; offensive; Ex. loathsome smell