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anecdote
(n) a short account of an incident in someone's life
consolidate
(v) to combine, unite; to make solid or firm
counterfeit
(n) an imitation designed to deceive;
(adj) not genuine, fake;
(v) to make an illegal copy
docile
(adj) easily taught, led, or managed; obedient
dominate
(v) to rule over by strength or power, control; to tower over, command due to height
entreat
(v) to beg, implore, ask earnestly
fallible
(adj) capable of being wrong, mistaken, or inaccurate
fickle
(adj) liable to change very rapidly, erratic, marked by a lack of constancy or steadiness, inconsistent
fugitive
(n) one who flees or runs away;
(adj) fleeting, lasting a very short time; wandering; difficult to grasp
grimy
(adj) very dirty, covered with dirt or soot
iota
(n) a very small part or quantity
maul
(v) to beat or knock about, handle roughly; to mangle,
(n) a heavy hammer
potential
(adj) possible, able to happen;
(n) something that can develop or become a reality
radiant
(adj) shining, bright; giving forth light or energy
rural
(adj) relating to farm areas and life in the country
substantial
(adj) large, important, major, significant; prosperous; not imaginary, material
tactful
(adj) skilled in handling difficult situations or people, polite
tamper
(v) to interfere with; to meddle rashly or foolishly with; to handle in a secret and improper way
ultimate
(adj) last, final; most important or extreme, eventual; basic, fundamental
uncertainty
(n) doubt, the state of being unsure