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anonymous
(adj) unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, composer, etc.), unknown, lacking individuality or character
browse
(v) to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
dupe
(n) a person easily tricked or deceived;
(v) to deceive
dynamic
(adj) active, energetic, forceful
eradicate
(v) to root out, get rid of, destroy completely
frustrate
(v) to prevent from accomplishing a purpose of fulfilling a desire; to cause feelings of discouragement
grim
(adj) stern, merciless; fierce, savage, cruel
inimitable
(adj) not capable of being copied or imitated
makeshift
(n) a temporary substitute for something else;
(adj) crude, flimsy, or temporary
marginal
(adj) in, at or near the edge or margin; only barely good, large, or important enough for the purpose
pending
(adj) waiting to be settled;
(prop) until
prescribe
(v) to order as a rule or course to be followed; to order for medical purposes
prescribe
(v) to order as a rule or course to be followed; to order for medical purposes
preview
(n) something seen in advance;
(v) to view beforehand
prominent
(adj) standing out so as to be easily seen; important, well-known
quaint
(adj) odd or old-fashioned in a pleasing way; clever, inqenious; skillfully made
reluctant
(adj) unwilling, holding back
scrimp
(v) to handle very economically or stingily; to supply in a way that is small, short, or scanty
snare
(v) to trap, catch
(n) a trap or entanglement
utmost
(adj) greatest, highest, furthest;
(n) the extreme limit
vengeance
(n) punishment in return for an injury or a wrong; unusual force or violence