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adversity - great hardship or affliction; misfortune; calamitous event
piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
turbulence - state of violent agitation; ADJ. turbulent: violently agitated or disturbed
obsolete - outmoded; no longer used
uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
rider - amendment or clause added to a legislative bill
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
prototype - original work used as a model by others
lucre - money; profit; Ex. filthy lucre
swill - drink greedily