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chauvinist - blindly devoted patriot; zealous adherent of a group, cause, or sex; ADJ. chauvinistic; CF. chauvinism; Nicolas Chauvin
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
maverick - rebel; nonconformist (in a group)
infernal - pertaining to hell; devilish; N. inferno: place of fiery heat or destruction
natation - swimming
precise - exact
premise - assumption; postulate; proposition upon which an argument is based
proliferate - grow rapidly (in numbers); spread; multiply; N. proliferation
sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
comeback - retort; quick clever reply; return to former status