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::: pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
::: contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
::: incinerate - burn to ashes
::: hackneyed - commonplace; trite
::: immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall
::: generate - cause; produce; create
::: ascertain - find out for certain; make certain
::: pious - devout; religious; N. piety
::: ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
::: phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract