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introspective - looking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
crave - desire; want intensely
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
paroxysm - fit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst
compliance - conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply
gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
hue - color; aspect; Ex. opinions of every hue
amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer