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perpetual - everlasting
quail - cower; shrink back in fear; lose heart
constitution - constituting; system of laws; composition of something; physical makeup or structure of a person; Ex. men with strong constitutions
hindsight - understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
assail - assault
litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
regime - method of system or government
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
lustrous - shining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid