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excoriate - scold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off
concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
confluence - flowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together
feature - distinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
compliant - readily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements
resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
filibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter
expunge - cancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars