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espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
elevation - elevated position; altitude; height; flat upright side of a building; angle made by pointing a gun; Ex. The elevation of her style is much admired; Ex. front elevation of the house
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
unfeigned - genuine; real
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
aviary - enclosure for birds; large cage
marital - pertaining to marriage
tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
gracious - kind in a generous way (to someone less important)