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adamant
"inflexible"
She was adamant in her beliefs regarding gun control.
duped
"tricked or cheated"
He was duped into buying a fake Rolex watch.
detachment
"separation or withdrawal"
The troops were on detachment from their families most of last year.
leniency
"tolerent or merciful"
The judge showed leniency in the boys' sentence by only giving them community service.
callous
"cold-blooded or insensitive"
The killer was a very callous person.
advocates
To argue for a cause;
"to support or defend"
After a drunk driver killed her son, she became an advocate for MADD.
adjacent
"next to", sometimes touching
Pac Sun is adjacent to Journey's.
renegade
to "rebel or go against"
She dropped out of Catholic school and became a renegade against religion.
moniker
"Nickname"
Stewart was his name, but his moniker was "Stewie".
emanating
to "emit" - come out from a source
There was a sweet scent emanating from the flower.