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belligerent - quarrelsome
forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
domineer - rule over tyrannically
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
emblazon - ornament richly (a shield or flag); N. emblazonment
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
institutionalize - make into an institution; put or confine in an institution
staid - serious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
insularity - narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula