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reprimand - reprove severely; rebuke; N.
trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
prosaic - lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
befuddle - confuse thoroughly
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
yeoman - man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
cistern - reservoir or water tank
forgo - (forego) give up; do without