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retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
beset - harass or trouble from all directions; hem in
incoherent - unintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
boorish - rude; insensitive
maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated
litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
chaste - morally pure; virginal; abstaining from illicit sexual acts; modest; simple (of a style of writing); not highly decorated; austere
empirical - based on experience
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity