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remorse - deep regret for wrongdoing; guilt; self-reproach
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
geniality - cheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered
contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
yield - amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
hibernal - wintry; wintery; of or like winter
disport - amuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
masochist - person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism