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philosophyn: the study of general and fundamental questions, such as those about existence, reason, knowledge, values, mind
secondhandadj: having been previously owned or used by someone else
distinguishedadj: (used of persons or their work) standing above others in quality, attainment, or reputation
afterwardadv: after the time mentioned
conversev: to talk informally
rhetoricn: speech or writing intended to please or persuade someone; the art or study of using language effectively and persuasively in spoken or written form
ignorancen: lack of knowledge or information about a particular subject or fact
platonicadj: (of relationship or emotion) friendly or affectionate but not sexual
scholarn: professor; a person who studies a topic in considerable depth, particularly in a university
dialoguen: a conversation in a book, play, or film
accurateadj: correct and exact in all details
representationn: the act of speaking, acting, or being present on behalf of someone officially; a statement of facts and reasons made in appealing or protesting
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
typicaladj: having the usual characteristics or traits of a specific group of things
confrontv: to face, meet or deal with a problem or difficult situation or person
fellowadj: someone who has the same job or interests as you, or is in the same class, profession, or situation as you
instancen: a particular example or single occurrence of something
corruptibleadj: capable of being made to do something dishonest or immoral
examinev: to study or consider a person or object attentively and thoroughly to learn something about them
pleadv: to make a serious and urgent request or appeal, especially for help or mercy
innocentadj: not guilty of a crime, offense, etc.; not having an evil mind or knowledge
convictv: to prove or declare someone to be guilty of a crime; (noun) a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
hemlockn: a poisonous plant with a characteristic odor, having white or purple flowers and finely divided leaves
admirev: to have regard for or respect for someone’s qualities or the actions they have performed
movingadj: causing strong emotions or feelings, especially sadness or sympathy
additionn: the act or process of adding something to something else; the process of adding numbers
methodicaladj: characterized by careful and systematic planning and execution
aggressv: to attack or threaten with violence or offense
contemporaryadj: belonging to the same or present time
remarkn: a comment or observation, or something said or written about a particular subject or situation; (verb) to give a spoken statement on a particular subject or situation
uglyadj: unattractive in appearance; unpleasant to look at
comicadj: funny and making you laugh
poetn: a person who writes poetry
pokev: to push or prod with a sharp object or the finger

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