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cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
genealogy - record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
outlook - point of view; view from a particular place; expectation for the future; prospect; Ex. outlook on life; Ex. pleasing outlook; Ex. weather outlook
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
studious - given to diligent study
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
confluence - flowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
reverent - respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect
flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion