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friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial
slake - satisfy (thirst); quench; sate
oblivious - inattentive or unmindful; unaware; wholly absorbed; forgetful(having the habit of forgetting)
contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
regimen - prescribed course of diet or exercise; prescribed diet and habits; Ex. daily regimen of a dancer