Republic

Noun: a state in which power is held by people and their representatives

Request

Verb: politely or formally ask for

Require

Verb: need for a particular purpose

Residence

Noun: a person’s home; the place where someone lives

Resign

Verb: voluntarily leave a job or position; accept something is unavoidable

Resolute

Adjective: admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering

Resolution

Noun: a firm decision to do or not to do something; the action of solving

Restore

Verb: bring back a previous situation; reinstate

Restrain

Verb: prevent something from doing something; keep under control

Result

Noun: a consequence of something

Retaliate

Verb: make an attack or assault in return for a similar attack

Retrieve

Verb: get or bring something back

Reveal

Verb: make (previously unknown information) known to others

Revolution

Noun: a forcible overthrow of a government or social order

Rigid

Adjective: unable to bend; not able to change or adapt

Rigorous

Adjective: extremely thorough, exhaustive, or accurate

Royal

Adjective: having the status of a king or member of their family

Rumble

Verb: make a continuous, resonant sound

Rural

Adjective: relating to the countryside

Rustic

Adjective: relating to the countryside; constructed in a simple fashion

Salvage

Verb: rescue (a wrecked ship or something on it) from loss at sea

Sanctuary

Noun: a place of refuge or safety

Sane

Adjective: of sound mind; not mentally ill

Satisfy

Verb: meet the expectations, needs, or desires of someone

Scarce

Adjective: insufficient for the demand

Shield

Verb: to protect someone from a danger, risk, or bad experience

Siege

Noun: a military operation in which enemy forces surround a town

Significant

Adjective: sufficiently great or important; noteworthy

Slay

Verb: kill something in a violent way

Sleuth

Noun: a detective; Verb: carry out an investigation like a detective

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