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gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper
contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
facsimile - copy
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
cavalier - casual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
snivel - complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
gerontocracy - government ruled by old people
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
wizened - shriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady
recite - repeat aloud (something learned); describe; Ex. recite his complaints; N. recitation