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::: 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
::: citadel - fortress
::: dereliction - neglect of duty; abandonment
::: humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
::: legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
::: disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
::: adroit - skillful (in using mind or hand)
::: canto - division of a long poem
::: skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
::: surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross