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clique - small exclusive group of people
lascivious - lustful
assert - state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights, claims, etc.); make a claim to (by forceful action); Ex. assert one's independence
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
beseech - beg; plead with
contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
impregnable - invulnerable; impossible to capture or enter by force; Ex. impregnable fort/argument; CF. take
venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come