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abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
incipient - beginning; in an early stage
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
ovation - enthusiastic applause
retrieve - recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
demerit - fault; bad quality