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adjourned
to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
alien
citizen of another country, foreign, strange
comely
having a pleasant appearance
compensate
to make up for, repay for services
dissolute
loose in one's morals/behavior
erratic
not reglar/consistent, diff. from what's ordinarily expected, undependable
expulsion
process of driving/forcing out
feint
(to make) a deliberately deceptive movement, (to) pretense
fodder
horse/cattle food, raw material for a designated purpose
fortify
to strenthen, build up
illegible
difficult/impossible to read
jeer
to make fun of rudely or unkindly, a rude remark of derision
lucrative
bringing in money, profitable
mediocre
average, ordinary, undistinguished
proliferate
to reproduce, increase, spread rapidly
subjugate
conquer by force, bring under complete control
sully
to soil, stain, tarnish, defile, besmirch
tantalize
to teace, torment by teasing
terse
brief and to the point
unflinching
firm, showingno signs of fear, not drawing back