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alliance
(n) a joining together for some common purpose
bewilder
(v) to puzzle completely, confuse
buffoon
(n) to clown; a coarse, stupid person
controversial
(adj) arousing argument, dispute, or disagreement
dishearten
(v) to discourage
fruitless
(adj) not producing the desired results, unsuccessful
hostile
(adj) unfriendly; unfavorable; warlike, aggressive
inflammable
(adj) easily set on fire; easily aggered or aroused
inflict
(v) to give or cause something unpleasant, impose
malignant
(adj) deadly, extremely harmful, evil; spiteful, malicious
mortify
(v) to hurt someone's feelings deeply; to cause embarrassment or humiliation; to subdue or discipline by self-denial or suffering
orthodox
(adj) in agreement with established or generalluy accepted beliefs or ways of doing things
procure
to obtain through special effort; to bring about
scurry
(v) to run quickly, scamper, hurry
sodden
(adj) soaked with liquid or moisture; expressionless, dull; spiritless, listless
spirited
(adj) full of life and vigor; courageous
virtual
(adj) having a certain force or effect in fact but not in name, so close as to be equivalent to the real thing.
void
(adj) completely empty; having no legal force or effect
(n) empty or unfilled space
(v) to cancel or nullify
wayward
disobedient, willful; unpredictable, capricious
wince
(v) to draw back suddenly, as though in pain or fear
(n) the act of drawing back in this way