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::: ideology - system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
::: humdrum - dull; monotonous
::: plummet - fall sharply; fall straight down; Ex. Stock prices plummeted.
::: mortify - humiliate by embarassing excessively; shame; punish the flesh; discipline (one's body) by self-denial; Ex. mortified by her blunder; Ex. mortify the flesh; CF. cause to die
::: crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
::: careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
::: conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
::: verve - enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
::: inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
::: concord - harmony; accord