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subaltern - subordinate
totem - animal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole
perspicuous - (of something) plainly expressed; easy to understand; Ex. perspicuous comments
harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
peevish - bad-tempered; irritable; V. peeve: make angry
nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
attribute - essential quality; V: ascribe; explain