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diadem - crown
furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
emanate - issue forth; come out
pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
portly - stout; corpulent
recapitulate - summarize
depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy
calumny - malicious misrepresentation; slander