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tribute - tax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
doctrinaire - unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
requite - make return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal
vagary - capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
rotunda - circular building or hall covered with a dome
rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together
fastidious - difficult to please; squeamish; fussy; finicky