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retinue - following; attendants
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
grievance - cause of complaint; complaint
gnarled - twisted
oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
primogeniture - seniority by birth; state of being the first-born child; right of the eldest child (to inherit the entire property of one or both parents)
flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.
bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
attire - clothe; N: clothing; array; apparel