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rapture - great joy and delight; ecstasy; ADJ. rapturous
reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
taciturn - habitually silent; talking little
pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
manifesto - public declaration of principles; statement of policy
cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator