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threatn: a strong indication or likelihood of harm, danger, or adverse consequences; an expression of intent to inflict harm or injury on someone or something, often made as a means of coercion or intimidation
frighteningadj: causing fear or alarm, or very surprising and alarming
militaryadj: relating to or characteristic of members of the armed forces; of or relating to war or warfare
coupn: a sudden, violent, and illegal seizure of power from a government; an impressive or successful action or achievement
interrogatev: to examine someone with questions over a lengthy period, especially in an aggressive manner
juntan: a group of military or political leaders who have taken control of a government, often by force; a board or council that rules a country or organization
instabilityn: the state of being unstable or uncertain and likely to change suddenly
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
predictv: to state beforehand that something will happen in the future, mainly based on knowledge or experience
ethnicadj: relating or belonging to a group of people who share a cultural tradition
conflictn: a strong disagreement, argument, or a violent clash between two opposing groups or individuals
solidadj: hard or firm; characterized by good substantial quality
comprisev: to include or consist of something; the act of making up or forming something
analystn: someone whose job is to examine something to learn or understand more about it
obviousadj: easy to see, discover or understand
inequalityn: the unfairness of a society in which some people have more opportunity, money, etc. than others; (mathematics) relation between two values when they are different
discriminatev: to treat a person or particular group of people worse or better than another, especially in an unfair way; to recognize or perceive the difference between people or things
fancyv: to want to do or have something; (noun) something that many people believe but that is false, or that does not exist; imagination or fantasy
democracyn: a form of government in which the people have the authority to deliberate and decide legislation, or to choose governing officials to do so
autocraticadj: having absolute power and forcing people to obey completely without asking
electv: to choose someone for a specific position by voting for them; to decide or choose to do something
eageradj: showing enthusiasm and a strong desire or interest to do something
identityn: the fact of being who or what somebody or something is; the features, emotions, or ideas that distinguish persons from one another
ideologyn: a set of beliefs or philosophies that an economic or political system is based on
conservativeadj: holding traditional views and values and opposed to change or innovation
capitalismn: an economic system based on the private ownership of the means of production and their operation for profit
communistadj: relating to or supporting the political ideology of communism (= a form of socialism that abolishes private ownership)
Christn: the man that Christians believe is the prophet and the son of God, and whose life and sermons form the basis for Christianity
featn: a notable or impressive achievement, especially one that requires great skill or bravery
violentadj: involving or caused by physical force or aggression against someone or something
conferv: to have a meeting or discussion to come to a decision or agreement or exchange ideas; to bestow something
suburbn: an outlying district or residential area of a city or town, typically comprising middle-class and affluent neighborhoods
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
monitorv: to observe, check, and track the progress or quality of something over a period of time
emergingadj: starting to exist, mature, or become well-known
surprisinglyadv: in a way that causes amazement or wonder
downgradev: to reduce in importance, rank, or status; to decrease the quality or value of something; to lower a score or rating; (noun) a negative change in the rating of a security, a company’s stock, or a country’s sovereign debt by a rating agency
entirelyadv: completely
intelligencen: the ability to learn, comprehend, or make judgments or conclusions based on reasons
meddlev: to interfere in someone else’s affairs without permission or invitation; to become involved in an activity that is not one’s own
refusev: to show that one is not willing to do or accept something
complyv: to obey an order, set of rules, or request
congressn: a formal meeting of the representatives of different countries, constituent states, organizations, trade unions, political parties, or other groups
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
trumpn: a playing card with a picture of a trumpeter on it, used in certain card games
attemptn: an act or effort of trying to do something, especially something difficult
overturnv: to turn something upside down; to upset
insurrectionn: an organized uprising or rebellion against an established government or authority
poorestadj: having the least wealth or resources
oppressv: to treat people in a cruel and authoritarian way, especially by denying them the same freedoms, rights, etc. as other people
politicallyadv: in a way that relates to the government or public affairs of a nation
dominantadj: more important, influential, or easy to notice than anything else of the same type
declinev: to become gradually smaller, fewer, worse, etc.; to refuse to accept
similarlyadv: in almost the same way
topplev: to cause to lose balance and fall over, especially by pushing
militian: a military force comprised of trained soldiers who are usually a citizen or have other jobs
primarilyadv: mainly
threatenv: to utter intentions of injury or punishment against someone
marchv: to walk militarily with stiff, regular steps
demographicn: a statistic characterizing that describes people or groups of people based on their age, sex, income, etc.
midstn: the middle part of people or things
transitionn: the process or period of changing from one state or circumstance to another
eventuallyadv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on
climaten: the weather in a particular location averaged over some long period
increasinglyadv: more and more
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
processn: a series of actions or operations performed to achieve a particular outcome or goal; a systematic procedure or approach used to accomplish a specific task or objective; a method of treating milk to make it suitable for consumption or use in other dairy products
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
improvev: to make or become better
corruptionn: dishonest, harmful, or illegal behavior, especially of people in positions of power
reformn: the act of improving or correcting something that is wrong or bad; a change made to correct a flaw or problem
paralyzev: to cause a person or part of the body to become unable to move or feel
barreln: a large round container made of wood, metal, or plastic, with flat ends and, usually, curved sides; one of several units of volume
protestn: a strong expression of disagreement, disapproval, or opposition
brutalityn: the quality or state of being cruel or savage
apartheidn: a system of racial segregation and discrimination that was enforced in South Africa from 1948 to 1994; any similar system of discrimination or segregation based on race, ethnicity, or other factors
regimen: the organization, a system, or method that is the governing authority of a political unit
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
sufferv: to experience pain, distress, or hardship; to undergo or endure something painful or unpleasant
crushv: to press it firmly, usually with your hands or a tool, so that it becomes flat or smaller
economyn: the system by which a country or region produces manages, and distributes goods and services, including the money and finances involved in these activities; (of an airline) the lowest-priced, most basic option for seating in commercial travel
sanctionn: official permission or approval for an action, especially an economic or political action by a government or international organization; a penalty or punishment imposed for breaking the law, rule, or agreement; (verb) to impose a penalty or punishment for breaking the law, rule, or agreement
profitn: money that is earned in business or by selling things after deducting the costs involved
survivev: to live or exist despite a dangerous event or period
investv: to put money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or achieve a result
disproportionatelyadv: in a way that is not reasonably or appropriately balanced, equal, or distributed; in a manner that is unequal or excessive about something else
resentfuladj: feeling or expressing bitterness or anger because you have been treated unfairly
wagen: a particular amount of money that somebody earns, usually every week or every month, for work or services
vulnerableadj: capable of being hurt or influenced physically or mentally
extremistn: a person who holds extreme political or religious views and who is willing to use violent or illegal methods to promote those views
algorithmn: a set of rules or rigorous instructions typically used to solve a specific problem or to perform a computation
incendiaryadj: intended to cause fires, arson, or combustible materials; capable of causing a fire
divisiveadj: tending to cause disagreement or hostility between people
censorn: a person or institution responsible for examining books, movies, and other forms of media to determine if they are harmful or offensive and should be banned or altered; an official in charge of banning or suppressing information
amplifyv: to enhance something, particularly sound or brightness
bullyn: a person who uses strength or power to harm or intimidate those who are weaker; (verb) to intimidate, harass, or mistreat someone weaker or less powerful
mongerv: to sell or promote something, especially by using aggressive or exaggerated tactics; to peddle or deal in (usually negative) information, rumors, or gossip; (noun) a dealer, trader, or seller of a particular commodity or goods
conspiracyn: a secret agreement between two or more people to perform something harmful or illegal
bullhornn: a portable or hand-held device that amplifies sound, often used by public speakers, protests, or law enforcement
influencen: the ability to affect someone’s or something’s character, growth, or behavior, or the effect itself
normn: something that is regarded as usual, typical, or standard
suddenlyadv: quickly and unexpectedly
enormousadj: extremely large or great
intentn: a strong determination or attention to do or achieve something; (adjective) having a strong determination to do or achieve something
playbookn: a set of strategies or tactics used in a particular situation, often in a business or political context; a guidebook or manual that outlines a specific plan of action
braveadj: showing courage or fearlessness in the face of danger, difficulty, or adversity