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gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
persevere - continue steadily in spite of difficulties
heyday - time of greatest success or power; prime
avid - greedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
institution - instituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage
reparation - compensation (for loss or wrong); amends; Ex. make reparation for the damage; CF. repair
anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
tenancy - possession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational