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patois - local or provincial dialect
accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
proletarian - member of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)
severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
dissemble - disguise; hide the real nature of; pretend
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal
subversive - tending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?
gainsay - deny
swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner