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horoscope - diagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers
incarnation - act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
droop - bend or hang downward; become weakened; Ex. His shoulders drooped with tiredness; N.
foster - rear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
threadbare - worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
raucous - (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
compost - mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost