Part 1.

retrench
tighten one's belt; use resources carefully
revelry
unrestrained merrymaking
reverie
an abstracted state of absorption
revulsion
intense aversion
rhetoric
using language effectively to please or persuade
rider
a traveler who actively sits and travels on an animal

 

Part 2.

rile
disturb, especially by minor irritations
ripple
stir up so as to form small waves
rococo
having excessive asymmetrical ornamentation
roil
be agitated
roseate
of something having a dusty purplish pink color
rout
an overwhelming defeat

 

Part 3.

rubric
category name
rudiment
the elementary stage of any subject
ruse
a deceptive maneuver, especially to avoid capture
salient
conspicuous, prominent, or important
sanction
give authority or permission to
sate
fill to contentment

 

Part 4.

satire
witty language used to convey insults or scorn
saturnine
bitter or scornful
savant
a learned person
scabbard
a sheath for a sword or dagger or bayonet
scale
relative magnitude
scarce
deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand

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2020-04-17