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concerted - mutually agreed on; done together by agreement; Ex. concerted effort; CF. in concert: working together
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
hegemony - dominance especially of one nation over others
plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
abominate - loathe; hate
genre - particular variety of art or literature
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
spendthrift - someone who wastes money; CF. thrift: accumulated wealth