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craven - cowardly
quotidian - daily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine
miscellany - mixture of writings on various subjects; collection of various items
implode - burst inward; CF. vaccum tube
engender - cause; produce; give rise to
austere - forbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate