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tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
nullify - make invalid; make null; invalidate
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
stringent - (of rules) binding; rigid; marked by scarcity of money; Ex. stringent economic conditions
flippant - lacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy
arsenal - storage place for military equipment
persevere - continue steadily in spite of difficulties
ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction