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Melancholy(adj)
Sad or depressed 憂鬱、もの悲しさ
Alms(n)
Money or food given to poor people 貧民救済の金や食物
Prodigious(adj)
Abnormal けたはずれな
Deplorable(adj)
Completely unacceptable
遺憾な
Grievance(n)
Unfair situation or event that effects and upset you 不平
Computation(n)
The action of mathematical calculation 計算
Nourishment(n)
The food necessary for growth, health and good condition
栄養
Raiment(n)
Clothing 衣服
Reckoned(v)
To be generally considered to be sth
憶測する
Rudiments(n)
Most basic parts of a subject which can you learn first 基本
Proficiency(n)
Skilled in doing or using sth 熟練
Commodity(n)
Product that can be bought and sold a useful or valuable thing
産物
Prolific(adj)
Present in large numbers of quantities: plentiful 多く存在する
Collateral(adj)
Additional but subordinate; second ally 二次的な
Discoursing(v)
Speak or write authoritatively about a topic 説教、講演
Deference(n)
Polite submission and respect 敬意
Expedient(n)
A means of attaining or end, especially one that is convenient but positively inproper or immoral 目的のための手段
Refinement(n)
Improvement to sth 向上
Inducement(n)
Reason for doing sth 動機
Emulation(n)
Behavior
Parsimony(n)
The fact of being extremely unwilling to spend money 節約 又は けち
Prudence(n)
Sensible and careful attitude that makes you avoid unnecessary risks
用心深さ
Temperance(n)
When someone never drinks alcohol because of their moral or religious beliefs 禁酒
Industry(n)
Work hard 努力
Overture(n)
Attempt to make relationship 申し入れ