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license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
enumerate - list; mention one by one
lineage - descent; ancestry
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
retrograde - go backwards; recede; degenerate; deteriorate; ADJ.
propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory