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bolster - support; reinforce
resolution - determination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
alloy - mixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness
hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
vilify - slander; speak evil of; N. vilification
rabble - mob; noisy crowd
seasonable - occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
disdain - treat with scorn or contempt
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism