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::: fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
::: quail - cower; shrink back in fear; lose heart
::: hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
::: adverse - going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
::: irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
::: seasonal - of a particular season; Ex. seasonal rise in employment
::: sovereignty - complete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern
::: unction - the act of anointing with oil; Ex. extreme unction
::: tranquillity - calmness; peace
::: harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)