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jubilation - rejoicing; great joy
repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
receptive - quick or willing to receive (ideas, suggestions, etc.); Ex. receptive to the proposal
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
integrity - honesty; uprightness; wholeness; state of being whole and undivided; completeness
prosperous - successful; rich; affluent; well-to-do; well-off