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::: omnipresent - universally present; ubiquitous
::: pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
::: appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
::: ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
::: chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.
::: avocation - secondary or minor occupation
::: droop - bend or hang downward; become weakened; Ex. His shoulders drooped with tiredness; N.
::: poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
::: compulsory - obligatory; that must be done
::: pervert - corrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural