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trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
peregrination - journey; V. peregrinate
veritable - being truly so; real or genuine; actual; not false or imaginary
insubordination - disobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost