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dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
carat - (karat) unit of weight for precious stones; measure of the purity of gold
implacable - incapable of being pacified; impossible to appease; Ex. implacable enemy
obstreperous - boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive
pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
missile - object to be thrown or projected
disavowal - denial; disclaiming; repudiating; disowning; V. disavow; CF. disclaim
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
dainty - delicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress