More Vocab Words::: chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.
::: brunt - main impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument
::: subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
::: mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
::: peregrination - journey; V. peregrinate
::: prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?
::: tremulous - trembling; wavering
::: polity - (particular form of) political organization; form of government of nation or state; Ex. student polity
::: impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent
::: canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot