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penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
hostility - unfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
estimable - (of a person) worthy of esteem; admirable; deserving esteem; possible to estimate
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
cubicle - small chamber used for sleeping or work
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
trident - three-pronged spear
headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong
pertinent - suitable; to the point; relevant