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rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
devotee - enthusiastic follower; enthusiast; Ex. devotee of Bach
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
taciturn - habitually silent; talking little
abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
sovereign - ruler in a monarchy; ADJ: (of a country) independent and self-governing; having supreme power; supreme; excellent
nauseate - cause to become sick; fill with disgust; fill nausea