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convalesce

v. to get back health and strength after an illness

dedicate

v. to set aside for a certain purpose; to devote to a serious purpose; to name, address or set aside as an honor

dictate

v. to give orders; to command; to say aloud while another writes down the words

dictator

n. a person has complete control over a country

exasperate

v. to make angry; to annoy

exasperating

adj. very annoying

notable

adj. deserving of attention; outstanding

overdue

adj. coming later that expected or needed; unpaid when owed

overthrow

v. to end the rule of; to defeat; often by using force

overthrew

v. past due or n. the action of overthrowing

penetrate

v. to pierce; to pass into or through

portrait

n. a drawing, painting or photograph of a person, especially the face

rebel

n.a person who refuses to obey orders or the law

rebel

v.to refuse to accept control by others

rebellious

adj. fighting against another's control; disobedient

rebellion

n. open opposition to another's control

restrict

v. to keep within certain limits

restriction

n. a limit

seldom

adv. Not often; rarely

stimulate

v. to make more active

tempest

n. a violent windstorm usually with snow rain or hail

tempestuous

adj. stormy, wild

upbringing

n. the care and training a child gets while growing up

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