English Walden vocabu

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obtrude

to thrust upon

impertinent

absurd, trivial, silly, inappropriate, not relevant.

factitious

artificial

gratuitous

given without charge or thought

palatable

acceptable, or agreeable to the taste

impunity

exemption or immunity from effects

fetters

a confinement or restraint

assimilate

to incorporate as needed

manifestation

a public display of group feelings

pecuniary

of or pertaining to money

superfluous

more than is sufficient or required; excessive

impropriety

the quality or condition of being improper; incorrectness

torpid

inactive, sluggish, or dull

dilettante

a love of the supperficial

inveterate

settled or confirmed in habit or happening

cavil

one who riases irritatin and trivial objections--finding fault without reason

abstemious

sparing or moderate, especially in consumption

trampery

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respite

a delay, often because of no good reason

transitory

not lasting or eternal; short-lived

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