Part 1.

querulous
habitually complaining
quip
make jokes or witty remarks
rail
complain bitterly
raiment
especially fine or decorative clothing
rakish
marked by a carefree unconventionality or disreputableness
ramify
have or develop complicating consequences

 

Part 2.

rampart
an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes
rancor
a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
range
a variety of different things or activities
ranging
wandering freely
rankle
make resentful or angry
rapt
feeling great delight and interest

 

Part 3.

rarefied
of high moral or intellectual value
ratify
approve and express assent, responsibility, or obligation
rationalism
the doctrine that reason is the basis for regulating conduct
rave
praise enthusiastically
ravel
disentangle
reactionary
extremely conservative or resistant to change

 

Part 4.

readjustment
the act of correcting again
rebuke
an act or expression of criticism and censure
rebus
a puzzle consisting of pictures representing words
recondite
difficult to penetrate
recourse
something or someone turned to for assistance or security
recovering
returning to health after illness or debility

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2020-04-17