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to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench
decline, decay or deterioration; a condition or period of decline or decay; excessive self-indulgence
to plead on behalf of someone else; to serve as a third party or go-between in a disagreement
causing shock, horro, or revulsion; sensational; pale or sallow in color; terrible or passionate in intensity or lack of restraint
a special right or privelege; a special right or privilege; a speacial quality showing excellence
pertaining to an outlying area; local; narrow in mind or outlook, countrified in the sense of being limited and backward; of a simple, plain design that originated in the countryside; a person with a narrow point of view; a person from an outlying area; a soldier from a province or colony
shade cast by trees; foliage giving shade; an overshadowing influence or power; offence, resentment; a vague suspicion
excessively smooth or smug; trying too hard to give an impression of earnestness, sincerity, or piety, fatty, oily; pliable
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structures of one group or society by contact with those of another; the resultant blend
(adj.) Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or character; accidental, not essential; (medicine) acquired, not congenital
(v.) To direct or order; to prescribe a course of action in an authoritative way; to prohibit; to urge someone
(n.) A state of great excitement, agitation, or turbulence; (v.) to be in or work into such a state; to produce alcohol by chemical action
(adj.) Not decisive or definite; unwilling to take a clear position or to say yes or no
(n.) A natural or habitual inclination or tendency (especially of human character or behavior)
(adj.) Resistant to lawful authority; having the purpose of overthrowing an established government
(adj.) Thin, slender, not dense; lacking clarity or sharpness; of slight importance or significance; lacking a sound basis, poorly supported
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