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retinue - following; attendants
tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
pillory - punish by placing in a wooden frame or pillory; subject or expose to criticism and ridicule; N.
colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate
fluctuate - waver; shift; rise and fall as if in waves; change or vary irregularly
wrath - anger; fury