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unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
gustatory - affecting or relating to the sense of taste
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
distinctive - clearly different from others of the same kind
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
wanderlust - strong longing to travel
impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent
pallid - pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion