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minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
retort - quick sharp reply; V.
subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
outmoded - no longer in fashion or use; no longer stylish; old-fashioned
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
bountiful - generous; graciously generous; showing bounty
anomalous - abnormal; irregular
pedagogue - teacher; CF. child leader