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anguish

sorrow

authoritative

official

falter

to hesitate or waver in action

hauteur

snobbery or pride, arrogance

insight

understanding

interrelated

connected to one another

intuitive

instinctive

objective

goal or mission

omission

the act of or state of being left out

perception

key insight

privation

need, want

provocative

serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate

ramify

grow and send out branches or branch-like structures

ruminate

think or ponder

sympathetic

having similar disposition and tastes, having sympathy

tamp

press down tightly

taut

pulled or drawn tight

utter

absolute

virtue

moral excellence

vitality

strength, energy, liveliness; the capacity to live and develop; the power to endure or survive

apprehensiveness

worry; fearfulness

ascribe

attribute or credit to

diabolical

devilish; wicked or evil

embark

to start on a journey

foreboding

a strong feeling that something bad is about to happen

incoherent

unable to express yourself clearly or fluently, not connected

induce

to bring about, produce, or cause

issue

to go, pass, or flow out; come forth; emerge

melancholy

a gloomy state

peremptory

bossy, demanding

perturbation

disturbance

recur

to occur again

seclusion

isolation

solemn

serious, formal

transition

the act of passing from one state or place to the next

vicariously

as a substitute

faculty

a natural talent or aptitude for something

mode

how something is done or how it happens

vindictive

vengeful

vocation

trade, profession, or occupation

warranty

guarantee

whimsical

fanciful

contour

outline

counterbalance

to offset

delinquency

failure to do what is required

deviousness

deception

duplicity

deceit

emancipation

freedom

escalate

to elevate

idealism

optimism

integrity

moral soundness

neurosis

excessive fear or worry

paternalistic

having father like qualities

prerequisite

something that is required beforehand

prevail

to triumph or win

recompense

make payment to, make amends for

repress

to conceal or hide

strive

struggle

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