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vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy
sovereignty - complete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
dissonance - discord
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
compendium - brief, comprehensive summary; ADJ. compendious
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)