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anarchist - person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority
exposure - risk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
compilation - listing of information in tabular or book form; compiling
sober - serious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober
lucre - money; profit; Ex. filthy lucre
inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
beset - harass or trouble from all directions; hem in
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'