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foolhardy - rash; reckless; foolishly daring
inter - bury; N. interment
Occident - the West
largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
affable - easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
dissimulate - pretend; conceal by feigning; dissemble
ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos