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empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
itinerary - plan of a trip; record of a trip
provocative - arousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
diurnal - daily; occurring during the daytime
filch - steal (things of small value)
torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
veracious - (of a person) truthful
stately - formal; ceremonious; grand in style or size; majestic
sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food