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14 terms

SSDS LA-8 List 10

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anarchy
n, a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government)
authoritarian
adj, , characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule
conservative
adj, unimaginatively conventional, a person who believes government power, particularly in the economy, should be limited in order to maximize individual freedom
delegate
n, v,, a person appointed or elected to represent others, give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
dominion
n, control; rule; area of influence
impeach
v, to formally charge a public official with misconduct in office
inaugurate
v, to install in office with a formal ceremony
liberal
adj, n, showing or characterized by broad-mindedness, a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties
Spartan
adj , unsparing and uncompromising in discipline or judgment
tyrant
n, a cruel and oppressive dictator
dramatis personae
n, cast of characters in a drama, or more generally, participants in an event.
aside
n, a line spoken by an actor to the audience but not intended for others on the stage
exit / exuent
v, s/he leaves; everyone leaves
soliloquy
n, a (usually long) dramatic speech intended to give the illusion of unspoken reflections, a speech in which the speaker is alone on stage and directly addresses the audience with his/her true thoughts/feelings