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sovereignty - complete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern
dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit
deluge - flood; rush; V.
certitude - certainty
foresight - ability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future
volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
indentation - notch; deep recess; V. indent; CF. tooth
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight