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wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
tenet - doctrine; dogma
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
incredulous - withholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
insouciant - without concern or care; unconcerned; indifferent
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
breadth - width; extent