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Literary Terms Week 1 (Asceticism-Interloper)

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Asceticism
The doctrine that a person can attain a high spiritual and moral state by practicing self-denial
Dint
Force, power
Envoy
A diplomatic agent
Defray
To bear or pay all or part of
Crass
Without refinement, delicacy, or sensitivity
Beguile
To charm or divert
Allocation
The share or portion
Enjoins
To prescribe with authority or emphasis
Oscillate
To swing or move to and fro; to vibrate
Interloper
A person who interferes or meddles in the affairs of others