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propitiate - appease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory
jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
abortive - unsuccessful; fruitless
submissive - willing to obey orders; yielding; timid
ambulatory - able to walk
waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
destitute - extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience
valor - bravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave