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dappled - spotted
cupidity - greed (for wealth); CF. cupid; CF. Cupid
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
incite - arouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
impartial - not biased; fair; N. impartiality
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
epitaph - inscription in memory of a dead person (as on a tombstone)
pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art