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::: wary - very cautious; watchful
::: timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
::: inalienable - not to be taken away; nontransferable; Ex. inalienable rights
::: apostate - one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
::: metamorphosis - change of form; Ex. metamorphosis of caterpillar to butterfly; V. metamorphose: change by metamorphosis
::: reconcile - make friendly again (after quarrel); make consistent (two ideas in opposition); correct inconsistencies; Ex. reconcile one's political principles with one's religious beliefs
::: titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
::: dutiful - (duteous) (of people or their behavior) respectful; obedient (filled with a sense of duty)
::: umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
::: prevail - be widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something