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dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
posture - assume an affected pose; act artificially; N: pose; attitude
stentorian - (of the voice) extremely loud; CF. Stentor: a loud herald in the Iliad
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
vagary - capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
bullion - gold and silver in the form of bars
vendor - seller
temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly
blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
spartan - without attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life