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::: stolid - dull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
::: quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
::: unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
::: pillage - plunder
::: cordon - extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; (
::: tribunal - court of justice
::: calligraphy - beautiful writing; excellent penmanship
::: remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
::: undermine - weaken gradually; sap; dig a mine beneath
::: gloat - express evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.