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effrontery - rudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
conservatory - (conservatoire) school of the fine arts (especially music or drama); glass-enclosed area; CF. conservancy
tenacity - firmness; persistence
cessation - stoppage
embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
willowy - flexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
febrile - feverish
sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious