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allude - refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
onerous - burdensome
sunder - separate; part; CF. asunder
vivacious - lively or animated; sprightly
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
prodigious - enormous; marvelous; extraordinary; Ex. prodigious amount/memory
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child