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subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
carat - (karat) unit of weight for precious stones; measure of the purity of gold
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty
mausoleum - monumental tomb; large stately tomb; CF. Mausolos
uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
affirmation - positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
euphemism - mild expression in place of an unpleasant one; ADJ. euphemistic
clamor - loud continous noise; continuous demand or complaint made by a large number of people; V: make a clamor; express (a demand) continually and loudly; ADJ. clamorous