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subsequent - following in time or order; later
breach - breaking of contract or duty; fissure or gap; opening; V.
dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
exertion - effort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort
cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
monarchy - government under a single ruler
smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing
reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises