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contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
empirical - based on experience
enjoin - command; order; forbid
whinny - neigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
enfranchise - admit to the rights of citizenship (especially the right to vote); CF. franchise
scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
ascendancy - controlling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant