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Having or displaying a passionate intensity.

Fervent

1

Never ending or changing.

Perpetual

2

Satisfy to the full.

Satiate

3

An authoritative order or warning.

Injunction

4

Accustoming (someone) to something especially something unpleasant.

Inuring

5

Courage in pain or adversity.

Fortitude

6

Concertedly or violently attacked.

Assailed

7

A sad and depressed state; low spirits.

Dejection

8

Having a lot of space inside; roomy.

Capacious

9

A person making a humble plea to someone in power or authority.

Suppliant

10

Impossible to persuade by request or entreaty.

Inexorable

11

Cautiousness.

Prudence

12

Until now or until the point under discussion.

Hitherto

13

Care or concern for someone or something.

Solicitude

14

Abnormally thin or weak especially due to illness or lack of food.

Emaciated

15

Placating; appeasing especially by making concessions or acknowledgment.

Consiliating

16

A sudden attack or violent expression of an emotion or activity.

Paroxysm

17

A person's face or facial expressions.

Countenance

18

Very attentive to and concerned about detail and accuracy.

Fastidious

19

Using or based on what one believes to be true even without conscious reasoning; instinctive.

Intuitive

20

The ability to judge well.

Discernment

21

Make something (bad or unsatisfactory) better.

Ameliorate