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sidereal - relating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
tactful - careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
polemic - attack or defense of an opinion; controversy or refutation; argument in support of point of view; N. polemics: art of debate or controversy
frisk - move about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful
opportunist - individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism
rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
eventual - happening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
skinflint - miser; stingy person