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dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
proletarian - member of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)
zealot - one who is zealous; fanatic; person who shows excessive zeal
draft - first rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
fleet - fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral
lethal - deadly
retort - quick sharp reply; V.
meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
ensue - follow (as a result)
canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.