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acquittal - deliverance from a charge; V. acquit: free from a charge or accusation; discharge from a duty; conduct (oneself) in a specified manner
recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
retrieve - recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
unassuming - modest; Ex. the champion's unassuming manner
rotundity - roundness; sonorousness of speech
disconsolate - hopelessly sad (at the loss of something)
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
browbeat - bully; intimidate