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expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
citadel - fortress
overturn - turn over; capsize; topple
veracity - truthfulness; adherence to the truth
Epicurean - believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.
vagary - capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
presume - take for granted; assume; act overconfidently; take liberties; presume on/upon: take unfair advantage of (someone's kindness or connection); N. presumption
defunct - dead; no longer in use or existence