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stringent - (of rules) binding; rigid; marked by scarcity of money; Ex. stringent economic conditions
integrity - honesty; uprightness; wholeness; state of being whole and undivided; completeness
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
synchronous - similarly timed; simultaneous with; occurring at the same time; V. synchronize
misogamy - hatred of marriage
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
suffragist - advocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival
dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage