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martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
conveyance - vehicle; transfer; act of conveying; Ex. public conveyance
redoubtable - formidable; causing fear
unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
bravado - swagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery
sanction - approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
plaster - paste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
concatenate - link as in a chain