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dispirited - lacking in spirit
defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
ragamuffin - dirty child in torn clothes; person wearing tattered clothes
rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
pliant - flexible; easily influenced
ingenuous - naive and trusting; young; unsophisticated; candid
sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy