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quail - cower; shrink back in fear; lose heart
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
slither - slip or slide
enterprising - full of initiative; showing enterprise
citadel - fortress
nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
pharisaical - pertaining to the Pharisees, who paid scrupulous attention to tradition; self-righteous; hypocritical
imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor