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permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
troth - pledge of good faith especially in betrothal; betrothal; Ex. by my troth
tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
manifesto - public declaration of principles; statement of policy
abut - border upon; adjoin
cartographer - map-maker
goad - urge on; drive with a goad; cause (someone) to do something by continued annoyance; Ex. They goaded him into doing it by saying he was a coward; N: sharp-pointed stick for driving cattle; stimulus; CF. annoy continually
extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)