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::: pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency
::: implore - beg
::: periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
::: stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
::: sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
::: proselytize - (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion
::: sparse - not thick; thinly scattered; scanty
::: crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
::: philanthropist - lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy
::: pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to