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persevere
v. to continue in spite of difficulty
pilgrimage
n. a visit or journey, a place considered sacred
fraught
adj. filled, charged or loaded with
speculate
v. to think about various aspects to a subject
surly
adj. bad tempered, rude
puerile
adj. childish, silly
furtively
adv. slyly, sneaky
eccentric
adj. odd, unconventional, not usual in behaivor
fallacy
n. false or mistaken idea or opinion
interpose
v to insert, interject or come between
bewilderment
n. confusion
churlish
adj. mean, rude, surly
querulous
adj. complaining, irritable
rancorous
adj. bitter, hateful
reclusive
adj. preferring to live in isolation
reconciliation
n. the act of agreement after an argument
resilient
adj. quick to recover
reverence
n. worship, respect
sagacity
n. wisdom
scrutinize
v. to observe carefully
spontaneity
n. unplanned, impulsive
spurious
adj. lacking authenicity, false
submissive
adj. tending to meekness, submit to the will of others
substantiate
v. to verify, comfirm
subtle
adj. hard to detect or describe