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contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
mange - skin disease (esp. of domestic animals) marked by loss of hair
pecuniary - pertaining to money
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
taciturn - habitually silent; talking little
impolitic - not wise; not expedient; not politic
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
obstinate - stubborn; hard to control or treat; Ex. obstinate cough; N. obstinacy