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adverse - going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
bogus - counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
recurrent - occurring again and again
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
stamina - power of endurance; strength; staying power
convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive
alliteration - repetition of beginning sound in poetry
swelter - (of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
assent - agree; accept; N. assessment