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commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
coercion - use of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce
derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence
pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
sumptuous - grand suggesting great expense; lavish; rich; Ex. sumptuous feast
unexceptionable - entirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism
reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past