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astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
dissension - disagreement of opinions causing strife within a group
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
halfhearted - exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
introspective - looking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination
outgoing - sociable; eager to mix socially with others
deify - turn into a god; make a god of; idolize; Ex. Kings were deified; CF. deity
ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
fortuitous - accidental; by chance; N. fortuity