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laud - praise; N. ADJ. laudable: praiseworthy; ADJ. laudatory: expressing praise
reprimand - reprove severely; rebuke; N.
flair - talent
litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
renounce - abandon; give up (by formal announcement); disown; repudiate; Ex. renounce one's claim to the property/one's religion; N. renunciation
pliant - flexible; easily influenced
forthright - straightforward; direct; frank
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
fermentation - chemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation