Etymology
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lonely (adj.)
c. 1600, "solitary, lone; unfrequented," from lone + -ly (1). Meaning "dejected for want of company" is from 1811. Lonely heart (n.) "a lonely-hearted person" is from 1922. Lonely hearted (adj.) is attested from 1820.
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half-assed (adj.)
"ineffectual," 1932; "Dictionary of American Slang" suggests it is perhaps a humorous mispronunciation of haphazard. Compare half-hearted.
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Sharon 
fem. proper name; from the name of the fertile coastal plain between Jaffa and Mount Carmel, from Hebrew, short for yesharon, properly "the Plain," from stem of yashar "was straight, was even" (compare Hebrew mishor "level land, plain"). A top-10 list name for girls born in the U.S. between 1943 and 1949.
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champaign (n.)
"open country, plain," c. 1400, from Old French champagne "country, countryside," from Latin campania "plain, level country," especially that near Rome (see campaign (n.)).
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pitiless (adj.)

"merciless, without pity, hard-hearted," early 15c., piteles, from pity (n.) + -less. Related: Pitilessly; pitilessness.

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Seville 
inland port city in Spain, Spanish Sevilla, ultimately from Phoenician, from sefela "plain, valley."
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flinty (adj.)
1530s, "hard-hearted;" 1540s, "hard, impenetrable as flint," from flint + -y (2). Literal sense of "resembling flint" is from 1640s. Related: Flintily; flintiness.
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texture (v.)
1888 (implied in textured), "to give a texture to, to make not smooth or plain," from texture (n.).
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Anglice (adv.)
"in (plain) English," c. 1600, from Medieval Latin Anglice, from Anglicus (see Angle).
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savannah (n.)

also savanna, "treeless plain," 1550s, from Spanish sabana, earlier zavana "treeless plain," (Oviedo, 1535) from Taino (Arawakan) zabana. In U.S. use, especially in Florida, "a tract of low-lying marshy ground" (1670s). Savannah-grass is by 1756.

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