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persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
depredation - plundering; destruction
brunt - main impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument
largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
disbar - make (a lawyer) leave the bar or the legal profession
hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder
sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
analgesia - condition of being unable to feel pain
deprecate - express disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory