Literary Terms Week 1 (Asceticism-Interloper)

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Asceticism

The doctrine that a person can attain a high spiritual and moral state by practicing self-denial

Dint

Force, power

Envoy

A diplomatic agent

Defray

To bear or pay all or part of

Crass

Without refinement, delicacy, or sensitivity

Beguile

To charm or divert

Allocation

The share or portion

Enjoins

To prescribe with authority or emphasis

Oscillate

To swing or move to and fro; to vibrate

Interloper

A person who interferes or meddles in the affairs of others

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