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defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
onslaught - vicious assault; fierce attack; Ex. unexpected onslaught of the enemy
stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
interregnum - period between two successive reigns or governments
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
oligarchy - government by a privileged few
ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral
elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival