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patrimony - property inherited from a father
nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
gaffe - social blunder
pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
paucity - scarcity; dearth
resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about
aviary - enclosure for birds; large cage
caustic - burning; corrosive; able to burn by chemical action; sarcastically biting; (of remarks) intended to hurt; bitter; harmful; OP. harmless
sleigh - large vehicle drawn by a horse over snow or ice