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::: supplicant - one who supplicates; ADJ.
::: recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
::: cleave - split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven
::: pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
::: militant - combative; bellicose; N.
::: probity - uprightness; honesty; incorruptibility
::: nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
::: inculcate - teach (ideas or principles); instill
::: dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
::: rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river