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Altruistic

Unselfish

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Assent

To express agreement

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Benefactor

One who does good to others

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Chivalrous

Marked by honor, courtesy

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Clemency

Mercy, humaneness

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Dearth

A lack, scarcity

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Diffident

Shy, lacking self confidence

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Discrepancy

A difference, lack of agreement

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Embark

To go aboard

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Facile

Easily done or attained

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Indomitable

Unconquerable

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Infallible

Free from error

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Plod

To walk heavily or slowly

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Pungent

Causing a sharp sensation

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Remiss

Neglectful in performance of ones duty

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Repose

To rest, lie, place

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Temerity

Rashness, boldness

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Truculent

Fierce and cruel, aggressive

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Unfeigned

Sincere, real

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Virulent

Poisonous