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subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
irreverence - lack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent
tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
abdicate - renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
turbid - (of a liquid) having the sediment disturbed; muddy; thick
nuance - shade of slight difference in meaning or color; subtle distinction