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Halcyon

Calm, pleasant

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Hallow

To make holy

Holy

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Harbinger

An omen or sign

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Harlequin

A clown

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Hector

To bully; to plester

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Hedonism

Pursuit of pleasure, especially the senses

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Hegira

Flight, escape

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Hermetic

Tightly sealed

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Heterogeneous

Different, dissimilar

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Hiatus

A pause or gap

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Hoi polloi

Common people, the masses

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Hospice

A shelter

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Hubris

Excessive pride or self confidence

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Hybrid

Anything of mixed origin

Mixed, assorted

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Idiosyncrasy

A peculiar personality trait