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humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
Epicurean - believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.
anguish - acute pain; extreme suffering
muted - silent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking
terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class