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remittance - remitting of money; amount of money remitted
mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental
pervert - corrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural
frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky
tribune - official of ancient Rome elected by the plebians to protect their rights; protector of the people
spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
languor - lack of physical or mental energy; lassitude; depression