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prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
insomnia - wakefulness; inability to sleep
vigilante - one who without authority assumes law enforcement powers
meticulous - excessively careful (with great attention to detail); painstaking; scrupulous
despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
impudence - impertinence; insolence
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars