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dispirited - lacking in spirit
abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound
tycoon - wealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon
tablet - small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall
woe - great sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes
converge - approach; tend to meet; come together
enmity - ill will; hatred; hostility
shambles - (place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.