The Awakening

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ennui (n)

a feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a lack of occupation or excitement

spurious (adj)

not being what it purports to be; false or fake

tacit (adj)

understood or implied without being stated

demure (adj)

reserved, modest, and shy

indignant (adj)

feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as unfair treatment

redouble (v)

make much greater, more intense, or more numerous

sardonic (adj)

grimly mocking or cynical

capricious (adj)

given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior

flippant (adj)

not showing a serious or respectful attitude

alacrity (n)

brisk and cheerful readiness

larder (n)

a room or large cupboard for storing food

effulgence (n)

shining brightly; radiant

ruddy (adj)

(of a person's face) having a healthy red color

acquiesce (v)

accept something reluctantly but without protest

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