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::: commonplace - ordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark
::: affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
::: confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
::: distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
::: deleterious - harmful
::: buxom - full-bosomed; plump; jolly
::: provision - act of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement
::: panoramic - denoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view; N. panorama: unbroken view of a wide area
::: halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
::: distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew