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a. sparing in consumption of especially food and drink, marked by temperance in indulgence


Spelling Word: abstemious
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a. auguring favorable circumstances and good luck


Spelling Word: auspicious
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n. a divine manifestation, twelve days after Christmas


Spelling Word: epiphany
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n. unwillingness to get involved in or influence other people's activities


Spelling Word: laissezfaire
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n. a complete change of physical form or substance especially as by magic or witchcraft


Spelling Word: metamorphosis
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n. rejection of all religious and moral principles


Spelling Word: nihilism
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n. the generally accepted perspective of a particular discipline at a given time


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a. done with very great haste and without due deliberation, extremely steep


Spelling Word: precipitous
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a. found in the ordinary course of events, occurring every day


Spelling Word: quotidian
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n. a blood-red color, confidently optimistic and cheerful


Spelling Word: sanguine