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manifold - many in number or kind; numerous; varied
civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
remittance - remitting of money; amount of money remitted
discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)
chalice - goblet; consecrated cup
prevaricate - lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
apothegm - (apophthegm) pithy, compact saying