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balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
infantile - childish; infantlike
component - element; ingredient
reprove - censure; rebuke; N. reproof
recite - repeat aloud (something learned); describe; Ex. recite his complaints; N. recitation
vogue - popular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
dynamo - generator for producing electricity; energetic person
conscript - draftee; person forced into military service; V.
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
magisterial - authoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner