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tribulation - suffering; ordeal; distress; trial
gloat - express evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.
reprobate - morally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance
swipe - hit with a sweeping motion; N.
subsidiary - serving to assist; subordinate; secondary; of a subsidy; N.
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right