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overthrow - topple; N.
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
credo - creed
suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
abjure - renounce upon oath
festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
esoteric - hard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica
adhere - stick fast; be a devotd follower; N. adhesion: adhering; devotion; loyality