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remnant - remainder
jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
capsize - (of a boat) turn over
hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
inquisitive - eager for knowledge; unduly curious
leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician