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cavalcade - procession of riders or horse-drawn carriages; parade; CF. cavalry
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
unconscionable - unscrupulous; not guided by conscience; excessive; beyond reason; Ex. unconscionable demand
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
eventual - happening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
edifice - building (of imposing size)