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strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
clasp - hold firmly within arms
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive
cistern - reservoir or water tank
stammer - speak with involuntarily pauses or repetitions
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.
mellifluous - (of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
onus - burden; responsibility
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon