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contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
misgivings - doubts
drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
ubiquitous - being everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
pillage - plunder
multilingual - having many languages; fluent in several languages
jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
coddle - treat gently; indulge excessively; pamper; mollycoddle; baby; cook in water just below boiling point; Ex. coddled eggs
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split