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Thoreau Words

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fluctuating
wavering
clout
influence
sublime
lofty; majestic
perverted
morally corrupted
heedless
careless
superficial
only on the surface
sanction
law
ferule
a rod or ruler used to punish children
scintillation
a spark
almhouse
poorhouse
superflous
excessive
garret
attic
aloof
at a distance but in view
magnanimity
generosity of spirit
abject
misreable
obsequious
complient; subserviant
incessant
continuos; never stopping
freshets
flooding of a river due to heavy rains or melting snow
gnawing
to bite away bit by bit
incapacitated
disabled
abet
to encourage or aid in wrong doing
vintage
classic
expediency
suitability
conciliatory
soothing
impetuous
impulsive