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encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
sledge - large sled drawn by work animals
nuance - shade of slight difference in meaning or color; subtle distinction
license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
buttress - support; prop up; N. stationary structure to support wall; Ex. flying buttress
grandiloquent - (of a person or speech) using high sounding or important-sounding language; pompous; bombastic
temperate - moderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage
vernal - pertaining to spring
disclose - reveal; N. disclosure