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bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote
axiom - self-evident truth requiring no proof
frugality - thrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
temperament - characteristic frame of mind; disposition; emotional excess; ADJ. temperamental: of temperament; having frequent changes of temper; Ex. temperamental dislike of sports; Ex. temperamental actress
decelerate - slow down
scanty - meager; insufficient
rally - come or bring together; call up or summon (forces, vital powers, etc.); revive or recuperate (after illness or difficulty); N: act of rallying; mass gathering
solemnity - seriousness; gravity