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recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
implore - beg
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
ingrained - deeply established; firmly rooted; Ex. ingrained dirt/prejudice
entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
gust - strong abrupt rush of wind; V. CF. bluster
adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
importunate - urging; always demanding; troublesomely urgent or persistent
rejuvenate - make young again