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gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper
obliterate - destroy completely; wipe out; Ex. obliterate the village
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
impenitent - not repentant
craven - cowardly
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
caption - title; chapter heading; text under illustration
bizarre - fantastic; violently contrasting; noticeably odd; strikingly unconventional
tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar