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ignorance
a lack of knowledge
lope
to run in a relaxed way
paradox
something that is made up of 2 opposite things that seems impossible but is possible
preconceived
formed before having actual knowledge about someone or something or before experiencing something, prediction
evolved
to change slowly often into a better or complex state
primitive
seeming to come from an early time
steeped
full of
falter
to begin to fail or weaken
mystified
to be confused completely
alleviate
to reduce pain
Exaltation
act of rising someone or something in importance
chagrin
feeling of being frustrated because of failure or disappointment
reluctant
not willing to do something
Agitation
to disturb
coherent
easy to understand
bachelor
a man who is not married
insulated
to add a material to something in order to stop something from coming in or out
forlorn
sad and lonely
distress
unhappiness or pain
stark
having very plain or often cold or empty appearence
Intricate
having many parts
plummet
to fall suddenly
melancholy
a sad mood or feeling
deftly
skillful or clever
floundering
to move in a awkward way with a lot of difficulty
munity
a situation in which a group of people refuse to obey the orders
hunkered
to stay in a place for a period of time
delirium
a mental state in which you are confused and not able to think properly
hallucinating
to see or sense something or someone that is not really there