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filial - pertaining to or befitting a son or daughter; Ex. filial respect
frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
frail - weak; N. frailty
sober - serious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober
apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
secession - withdrawal; V. secede: withdraw formally from membership
luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented