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reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
climactic - relating to the highest point; N. climax; CF. climatic
reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
tribulation - suffering; ordeal; distress; trial
vainglorious - boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
prosperity - good fortune and financial success; physical well-being
flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
glutinous - sticky; viscous; gluey
unfetter - liberate; free from chains; V. unfetter