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rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up
adjutant - staff officer assisting the commander; assistant
rapport - close relationship; emotional closeness; harmony
elicit - draw out fact or information (by discussion or from someone)
futile - useless; hopeless; ineffectual
avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
shudder - shake uncontrollably; tremble; V.
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
pragmatist - practical person; N. pragmatism: pragmatic way of dealing with things
minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower