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annuity - yearly allowance
topple - become unsteady and fall down
codicil - supplement to the body of a will; later addition to a will
cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
tycoon - wealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon
certitude - certainty
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
maudlin - effusively sentimental
mirth - merriment; laughter