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ambivalent
uncertainty or fluctuation, esp. when caused by inability to make a choice or by a simultaneous desire to say or do two opposite or conflicting things.
beneficient
good
betrothed
engaged to be married
congenial
agreeable, suitable, or pleasing in nature or character
consensus
majority of opinion
interminable
ncapable of being terminated; unending
intrepid
resolutely fearless; dauntless
repugnant
distasteful, objectionable, or offensive
sallow
of a sickly, yellowish color
sortie
a rapid movement of troops from a besieged place to attack the besiegers.
adamant
utterly unyielding in attitude or opinion in spite of all appeals, urgings, etc.
antagonize
to make hostile or unfriendly; make an enemy or antagonist of
archives
Usually, archives. documents or records relating to the activities, business dealings, etc., of a person, family, corporation, association, community, or nation.
autocrat
an absolute ruler, esp. a monarch who holds and exercises the powers of government as by inherent right, not subject to restrictions.
factious
given to faction; dissentious
frustrate
to make (plans, efforts, etc.) worthless or of no avail
peremptory
leaving no opportunity for denial or refusal; imperative
procrastinate
to defer action; delay
resilient
springing back; rebounding.
supplication
an act or instance of supplicating; humble prayer, entreaty, or petition