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vindicate - clear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
epaulet - (epaulette) ornament worn on the shoulder (of a uniform, etc.)
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
sherbet - flavored dessert ice
firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
ashen - ash-colored; deadly pale
necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
contiguous - adjacent to; touching upon
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented