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friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
indignation - anger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
transcribe - copy; write a copy of; N. transcription
illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
factious - inclined to form factions; causing dissension
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
industrious - diligent; hard-working; N. industry
equanimity - calmness of temperament; composure
succor - assist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.