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trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
clime - climate
amphitheater - oval building with tiers of seats; CF. arena
transparent - permitting light to pass through freely; easily detected; obvious; clear; Ex. transparent lie
mirth - merriment; laughter
gall - annoy; exasperate; chafe; N: skin sore caused by rubbing (as on the skin of a horse); exasperation
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
venerate - revere; treat with great respect
varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.