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A member of the working class.
Exhibiting primitive, or ancestral traits.
Vigorous; having well-developed muscles.
A comic play; lampoon.
Left-handed, or counter-clockwise.
Forgiveness; pardon; release.
Acceptance of fate.
To speak pompously or dogmatically.
Deceptive; false; misleading.
Scholarly explanation or interpretation.
Careful; diligent; painstaking.
Believer in an ideal world.
To waste away from lack of use.
A big fire.
Present from birth.
Just growing; not developed; immature.
destroy; demolish; tear down.
To increase; to grow more.
biological reappearance of ancestral traits; regression
Quirk; minor weakness.
To chop roughly; person who writes to earn money; hired horse.
Conservative; one who insists on correct forms of language.
type of fishing net
Sharpness, mental or visual.
To read carefully.
Complete; total; supremely good.
a short pleasure trip.
sudden loud laughter.
Secret; sneaky; stealthy.
Having no special features; dull and ordinary.
of central importance.
To dismiss to a lower position.
A person of no importance; not famous.
Concerned with the sense of taste.
Surrender; give in to.
Person wandering from place to place without a home.
Narrow-minded; concerned only with local matters.