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slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
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
indigent - poor; destitute
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
predetermine - determine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly
masticate - chew
tribulation - suffering; ordeal; distress; trial
idyllic - charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true