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assiduous - diligent
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
revulsion - sudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
regent - a person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
agog - highly excited; intensely curious
vacillate - waver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
hinterlands - back country; inner part of a country; OP. foreland
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution