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::: plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
::: empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
::: euthanasia - mercy killing
::: wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
::: askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
::: ensue - follow (as a result)
::: antiquated - obsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
::: aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
::: optometrist - one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects
::: precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living