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humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
laconic - brief and to the point; using few words; terse
incarnation - act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
improvise - compose on the spur of the moment
interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
subaltern - subordinate
scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork