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nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
tenet - doctrine; dogma
cache - hiding place; V.
chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
franchise - right or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory
hue_and_cry - outcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
kindle - start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse