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::: dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
::: accommodate - oblige or help someone; adjust or bring into harmony; adapt; make enough space for; ADJ. accommodative; CF. accomodating: helpful and obliging
::: distinctive - clearly different from others of the same kind
::: dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
::: gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
::: suffragist - advocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
::: hedonist - one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life; CF. hedonism: practice of living one's life purely for pleasure
::: acuity - sharpness (of mind or senses of sight or hearing)
::: untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
::: viscid - adhesive; gluey