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rile - irritate; vex; muddy
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
dolt - slow-thinking stupid person; CF. dull
aristocracy - hereditary nobility; privileged class; government by nobility; N. aristocrat
docket - program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket
clarion - shrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times
tribunal - court of justice
atrocity - brutal deed; ADJ. atrocious
abase - lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose self-respect
wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.