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inclusive - tending to include all; all-inclusive; Ex. inclusive charge
simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented
callus - area of thick hard skin
galvanize - stimulate or shock by an electric current; stimulate by shock; shock into action; stir up; coat with rust-resistant zinc by using electricity
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.