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obituary - death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
pauper - very poor person
transcendental - going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism
painstaking - taking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
enunciate - announce; proclaim; utter or speak, especially distinctly; pronounce clearly; articulate; Ex. This theory was first enunciated by him.
attest - testify; bear witness
invidious - designed to create ill will or envy; tending to rouse ill will or envy; Ex. invidious comparison
construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
demeanor - behavior; bearing
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe