uneasy or fearful about something that might happen
APPREHENSIVE
insensitive; indifferent; unsympathetic
CALLOUS
worthy of praise
COMMENDABLE
feeling, characterized by, or expressing strong displeasure at something considered unjust, offensive, insulting, or base
INDIGNANT
not effectual; without satisfactory or decisive effect
INEFFECTUAL
using or showing judgment as to action or practical expediency; discreet, prudent, or politic
JUDICIOUS
involving or characterized by esoteric, otherworldly, or symbolic practices or content, as certain religious ceremonies and art; spiritually significant; ethereal
MYSTIC
a restatement of a text or passage giving the meaning in another form, as for clearness; rewording
PARAPHRASE
the attribution of human nature or character to animals, inanimate objects, or abstract notions, especially as a rhetorical figure
PERSONIFICATION
in exactly the same words; word for word
VERBATIM
to bring into close association or connection
AFFILIATE
to impede or hinder; hamper; retard
ENCUMBER
raised or elevated, as in rank or character; of high station
EXALTED
not variable; not changing or capable of being changed; static or constant
INVARIABLY
having an appearance of truth or reason; seemingly worthy of approval or acceptance; credible; believable
PLAUSIBLE
characterized by an ostentatious display of dignity or importance
POMPOUS
rather heavy or fat; stout; corpulent
PORTLY
nearness in place, time, order, occurrence, or relation
PROXIMITY
to make young again; restore to youthful vigor, appearance
REJUVENATE
without previous instance; never before known or experienced; unexampled or unparalleled
UNPRECEDENTED
extremely or shockingly wicked, cruel, or brutal
ATROCIOUS
a feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stricken by misfortune, accompanied by a strong desire to alleviate the suffering
COMPASSION
serene, self-controlled state of mind; calmness; tranquility
COMPOSURE
to make or become worse or inferior in character, quality, or value
DETERIORATE
to perceive by the sight or some other sense or by the intellect; see, recognize, or apprehend
DISCERN
without distinctive, interesting, or stimulating qualities
INSIPID
to feel or express sorrow or regret for
LAMENT
to feel disgust or intense aversion for; abhor
LOATHE
taking or characterized by taking pains or trouble; expending or showing diligent care and effort; careful
PAINSTAKING
to keep down or suppress
REPRESS

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