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remonstrate - protest; objection; V. remonstrate: say in protest
malefactor - evildoer; criminal
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
bacchanal - noisy party with a lot of drinking
circlet - small ring; band of gold, silver, jewel, etc. (worn on the head, arms, or neck as decoration)
antecede - precede
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott