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adherent

sticking fast to an object or surface.




someone who supports a particular party, person, or set of ideas.

adversity

difficulties; misfortune.

advocate

a person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cause or policy.




publicly recommend or support

disdain

the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's consideration or respect; contempt.




consider to be unworthy of one's consideration.

disclose

make (secret or new information) known.




allow (something) to be seen, especially by uncovering it.

Ephemeral

lasting for a very short time.




lasting for a very short time.

Expedient

(of an action) convenient and practical, although possibly improper or immoral.




a means of attaining an end, especially one that is convenient but considered improper or immoral.

rigorous

extremely thorough, exhaustive, or accurate.




(of a rule, system, etc.) strictly applied or adhered to.




(of a person) adhering strictly or inflexibly to a belief, opinion, or way of doing something.

submissive

ready to conform to the authority or will of others; meekly obedient or passive.

obdurate

stubbornly refusing to change one's opinion or course of action.