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convalesce
v. T get back health and strength after an illness
dedicate
v. 1. To set aside for a certain purpose.\
2. To devote to a serious purpose.
3. To name, address, or set aside as an honor.
dictate
v. To give orders; to command.
2. To say aloud while another writes down the work.
dictator
n. A person who has complete control over a country; a person who is obeyed without question.
exasperate
v. To make angry; to annoy.
exasperating
adj. Very annoying.
notable
adj. Deserving of attention; outstanding.
overdue
adj. 1. Coming later than expected or needed.
2. Unpaid when owed.
overthrow
v. To end the rule of; to defeat; often by using force.
overthrew
n. The action of overthrowing.
penetrate
v. 1. To pierce.
2. To pass into or through.
portrait
n. A drawing, painting, or photograph of a person, especially the face.
rebel
v. To refuse to accept control by others.
rebellious
adj. Fighting against another's control; disobedient.
rebellion
n. Open opposition to another's control.
restrict
v. To keep within certain limits.
restriction
n. A limits.
seldom
adv. Not often; rarely.
stimulate
v. To make more active.
tempest
n. A violent windstorm usually with snow,rain,or hail.
tempestuous
adj. Stormy,wild.
upbringing
n. The care and training a child gets while growing up.