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::: hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
::: pacifist - one opposed to force; antimilitarist; ADJ. N. pacifism: opposition to war as a means of resolving disputes
::: bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
::: insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
::: parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
::: concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
::: verisimilar - having the appearance of truth or reality; probable or likely to be true; plausible
::: sovereign - ruler in a monarchy; ADJ: (of a country) independent and self-governing; having supreme power; supreme; excellent
::: insomnia - wakefulness; inability to sleep
::: extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic