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devotee - enthusiastic follower; enthusiast; Ex. devotee of Bach
precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
intrigue - make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair
nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
anesthetic - substance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia
disquietude - uneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
motto - brief statement used to express a principle
disquisition - formal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report
filibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter