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intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
conformist - person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms
punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
persevere - continue steadily in spite of difficulties
prescience - ability to foretell the future; knowledge of actions before they occur; ADJ. prescient
gargoyle - waterspout carved in grotesque figures on a building
masquerade - wear a mask or disguise; pretend; N: costume party or ball at which masks are worn; pretense; disguise
euphoria - feeling of exaggerated or unfounded(ungrounded; baseless) well-being; feeling of great happiness or well-being (when unreasonable); ADJ. euphoriaric
flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing