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sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
exhort - urge (by strong argument or advice); Ex. The general exhorted his men to fight bravely; N. exhortation
inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
titter - nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V.
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
flippant - lacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy