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merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn
embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
illicit - illegal
conscript - draftee; person forced into military service; V.
pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
guffaw - boisterous laughter; V.
magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
probity - uprightness; honesty; incorruptibility