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antipathy
a strong dislike; hostile feeling
applicable
capable of being applied; relevant, suitable
asset
something of value; a resource; an advantage
beset
to attack from all sides; to surround, hem in;

harassed, troubled, studded
compassion
sympathy for another's suffering; pity
decorum
proper behaviour, good taste, orderliness
duress
compulsion by threat; forcible confinement
exuberant
high-spirited, enthusiastic, unrestrained
facsimile
an exact copy
imbibe
to drink; to take in, absorb
implacable
not to be satisfied or pacified, unyielding
infinitesimal
so small as to be almost immeasurable; minute
innocuous
harmless, inoffensive; insignificant
militate
to have effect or force on or against someone or something
patent
exclusive rights over an invention; copy right
prowess
distinguished bravery; superior skill
sedate
quiet; settled, sober
to administer a tranquilizer
stentorian
extremely loud
stipulate
to arrange specifically; to require as a condition of agreement
ultimatum
a final proposal or statement of conditions