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accolade

award, recognition

amnesty

general pardon (especially for political offenses)

analogy

partial similarity, comparison

anomaly

irregularity, abnormality

exigency

urgent need, requirement

franchise

the right to vote; a business privilege granted by a government

hegemony

leadership, dominance

iconoclasm

attacking of cherished beliefs

nepotism

favoritism to relatives (especially in politics or employment)

therapy

treatment, healing

adamant

unyielding

allergic

abnormally sensitive

catholic

universal, widely inclusive

halcyon

calmly happy, tranquil

histrionic

of play acting, theatrical, affected

peripheral

of the outer surface or area, external; auxiliary, supplementary

pragmatic

practical, judging an idea by its results

tantamount

equivalent

utopian

characteristic of an ideal society

vicarious

experiencing through another, taking the place of

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