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countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
lachrymose - producing tears; tearful
blithe - (blithesome) gay; joyous
existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
animosity - active enmity
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
infirmity - weakness
punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor