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methodical

orderly; systematic

scruple

Feeling uneasy about doing things that are wrong; guilt

unpretentious

Making no claims to being important; simple & modest

cataleptic

having no response to anything

preclude

to make impossible; prohibit or restrain

Repugnance

Intense disgust

Diverting

to change, as attention; to entertain

Contraband

illegal; prohibited by law

Infirmity

Weakness or ailment

Haggard

having a worn and tired look; weakened

Doggedness

Persistent; stubborn

Zealous

enthusiastic; passionate

Impunity

Protection against punishment; exemption

Infallibility

Not capable of mistakes; reliability

Palpable

capability of being felt or touched

Reciprocal

Mutual; share; interchangable

Compulsory

of utmost importance; required; mandatory; obligatory

Obstinate

Not easily controlled or overcome; relentless

Relent

to soften, become more mild, compassionate, or forgiving; to give in

Usurpers

People who illegally take power;

Deftly

Skillfully; in a quick and sure way

procure

to obtain

Moor

Tract of land

Retort

to answer in a sharp, quick way; a counterargument

Rawboned

thin or very lean

roan

reddish-brown

tether

to confine an animal by tying it or constraining it

impartial

showing no favoritism; fair

pandemonium

wild uproar

Languid

lacking energy

Retribution

deserved punishment

Supplication

prayer for help; invocation

disdainful

showing scorn for something of someone regarded as unworthy

ricocheted

bounce off

discern

to see clearly

imminent

about to happen

unscathed

unharmed

explicit

exact and definite

insolent

so rude or proud as to be offensive

concession

something granted; yeilded

integrity

honesty and goodness

careen

to move from side to side in an uncontrolled manner; sway

assiduous

careful and attentive

Incredulity

Great disbelief

imperious

bossy, overbearing, arrogant

inconspicuous

hidden, unnoticeable

perceptible

noticeable, recognizable

impelled

driven or urged

suffuse

to spread through or fill

obscurity

uncertainty;anonymity; being of no particular interest and going unnoticed

tangible

material; capable of being touched

pommel

the rounded, front part of a saddle

implore

beg

benefactor

patron, supporter, sponser

emanate

to come from; to flow forth

duly

rightfully; suitably

sultrier

more hot and humid

paragon

model of excellence or perfection of a kind

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