Mockingbird week 2

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aloof
Distant, reserved in manner; uninvolved (adj)
approbation
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; official approval (n.)
arbitrate
To judge a dispute between two opposing parties (v)
benevolence
an act intending or showing kindness and good will (n)
desolate
Deserted, without inhabitants, barren (adj)
discernable
recognizable; able to be identified; perceptible by the senses or intellect (adj)
erratic
Irregular or inconsistent in movement, habit, quality, or ideas (adj)
furor
An outbreak of anger or excitement (n)
imprudent
Not showing care for the consequences of an action;
Unwise (adj)
malevolent
having or showing often vicious ill will, spite, or hatred (adj)
melancholy
state of sadness, depression (adj)
morbid
Characterized by or appealing to an abnormal and unhealthy interest in disturbing and unpleasant subjects, esp. death and disease. (Adj)
onslaught
a violent attack; a sudden rush of something (n)
predilection
A preference toward someone or something (n)
repertoire
All the special skills a person has, background knowledge (n)