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connubial - pertaining to marriage or the matrimonial state
rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
erratic - odd; irregular in movement or behavior; unpredictable
reprisal - retaliation
handsome - large in quantity; generous; Ex. handsome reward
devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
claustrophobia - fear of being locked in