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vogue - popular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
altercation - noisy quarrel
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
parlance - language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
pugilist - boxer; CF. pugilism: boxing
allay - calm; pacify
sluggard - lazy person
incident - event; event that causes a crisis
contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition