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dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
abject - (of a condition) wretched; as low as possible; lacking pride; very humble; showing lack of self-respect; Ex. abject apology
baffle - frustrate; perplex
superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
actuate - motivate; activate; cause to act
orient - get one's bearings; adjust; make familiar with a situation; orientate
relent - become less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
hamper - obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N:
extemporaneous - not planned; impromptu; extempore
murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble