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resolution - determination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
florid - ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
jeopardize - endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
carping - petty criticism; fault-finding; fretful complaining; quibble
pauper - very poor person
venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come
draft - first rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
unwonted - unaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality.