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::: coercion - use of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce
::: ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
::: legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
::: fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
::: paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
::: garnish - decorate; add a garnish to; decorate (food or drink) with small items such as lemon slices; N.
::: equable - tranquil; of even calm temper; (of temperature) steady; uniform
::: gruesome - grisly; horrible
::: meander - wind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly
::: dismiss - eliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal