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strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
tantrum - fit of bad temper; fit of petulance; caprice; Ex. The child went into tantrums.
bivouac - temporary encampment; camp without tents; V.
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
subsistence - existence; means of subsisting; means of support; livelihood; V. subsist: exist; maintain life (at a meager level)
executor - person designated to execute the terms of a will;
profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
primogeniture - seniority by birth; state of being the first-born child; right of the eldest child (to inherit the entire property of one or both parents)
plumage - feathers of a bird;
willful - wilful; intentional; headstrong