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hegemony - dominance especially of one nation over others
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
tenancy - possession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
wangle - achieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.
feature - distinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
intransigence - refusal of any compromise; stubbornness; ADJ. intransigent: uncompromising
communal - held in common; public; of a group of people; of a commune
droop - bend or hang downward; become weakened; Ex. His shoulders drooped with tiredness; N.
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion