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unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
vernal - pertaining to spring
requiem - mass for the dead; dirge
embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
abut - border upon; adjoin
advocate - speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
contortions - twistings; distortions; V. contort: twist violently out of shape; CF. contortionist
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick