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incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
stalwart - physically strong; brawny; steadfast; strong in mind or determination; Ex. stalwart supporter; N: stalwart follower
prowess - extraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle
requisite - necessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary
reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
complacency - self-satisfaction; smugness; ADJ. complacent
rampant - growing or spreading uncontrollably; growing in profusion; unrestrained; Ex. rampant lawlessness/weed
carrion - rotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic