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sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
culmination - highest point; climax; V. culminate in: reach the highest point in; end in; Ex. a series of minor clashes culminating in war
obstinate - stubborn; hard to control or treat; Ex. obstinate cough; N. obstinacy
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
repast - meal; feast; banquet
glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
resolution - determination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
descry - catch sight of (something distant)
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight