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trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
travail - strenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth
transpire - (of a fact) become known; be revealed; happen; give off (watery waste matter) through pores
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
alimentary - supplying nourishment
lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
piety - devoutness; reverence for God; ADJ. pious
inquisitive - eager for knowledge; unduly curious
oligarchy - government by a privileged few