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incessant - uninterrupted; unceasing
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
tranquillity - calmness; peace
demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
assert - state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights, claims, etc.); make a claim to (by forceful action); Ex. assert one's independence
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
inamorata - woman whom a man loves
capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
promontory - headland
fermentation - chemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation