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adhere - stick fast; be a devotd follower; N. adhesion: adhering; devotion; loyality
maverick - rebel; nonconformist (in a group)
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
skinflint - miser; stingy person
amulet - charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness