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bliss - complete happiness; ADJ. blissful
vicarious - experienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
quadruped - four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped
whimsical - capricious; fanciful; amusingly strange
prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
blithe - (blithesome) gay; joyous
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
forsake - desert; abandon; renounce
onus - burden; responsibility