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nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
glib - fluent (with insincerity or superficiality); facile; slick
catastrophe - calamity ; disaster
stolid - dull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
apostate - one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave
presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
dearth - scarcity