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commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
lectern - reading desk or stand for a public speaker
filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
perforate - pierce; put a hole through
martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
insubordination - disobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate
procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off
endear - make beloved; Ex. endear her to everyone; ADJ. dear: loved; cherished; high-priced
sacrosanct - invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
betoken - signify; indicate; be a sign of