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adhere
verb
1. To stick to; stay attached.
2. To follow closely or faithfully.

adherent - noun
A follower or supporter of an idea.
aplomb
noun
Complete self-confidence and poise.
brandish
verb
To shake or wave in a threatening way.
broach
verb
To bring up for discussion; to begin to talk about.
devotee
noun
An ardent follower, supporter, or enthusiast.
diffident
adjective
Unsure of oneself; shy.

diffidence - noun
extravaganza
noun
An elaborate and spectacular display or event.
integrity
noun
1. Honesty; trustworthiness.
2. The condition of being whole or complete.
plaintive
adjective
Expressing sorrow; mournful.
plaudit
noun (usually plural)
A demonstration of strong approval or praise.
regalia
noun plural
The symbols, objects, or special costumes worn by or associated with a group.
resplendent
adjective
Dazzling in appearance.
subordinate
adjective
Less important; secondary.

noun
A person under the command or control of another.

verb
To give less importance to; to place in a lesser position.
surmount
verb
To defeat or overcome.
tenable
adjective
Capable of being defended or believed.