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adamant - hard; inflexible
subaltern - subordinate
nonsense - speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail
charm - quality of pleasing; amulet; action or formula thought to have magical power; spell; V: attract; cast a spell on; bewitch
imminent - impending; near at hand
inkling - hint; slight indication
maverick - rebel; nonconformist (in a group)
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
unassuaged - unsatisfied; not soothed
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)