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trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
suitor - man who is courting a woman
regent - a person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
prefatory - introductory; of a preface
diverge - vary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
hydrophobia - fear of water; rabies
accessible - easy to approach; obtainable
insubordination - disobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate