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(v.) To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of a duty.
Admonish
(n.) An openming gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; (v.) to create an opening, break through.
Breach
(n.) A bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman.
Brigand
(adj.) Careful, cautious
Circumspect
(v.) To seize for military or official use.
Commandeer
(adj.) Clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving.
Cumbersome
(n.) A standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces or factions; (v.) to bring to such a standstill.
Deadlock
(n.) Scattered fragments, wreckage.
Debris
(v.) To spread or scatter freely or widely; (adj.) wordy, long-winded, or unfocused; scattered or widely spread.
Diffuse
(n.) A difficult or perplexing situation or problem.
Dilemma
(v.) To wipe out, to keep oneself from being noticed.
Efface
(v.) To make a mess of; _____ through: to get by; (n.) a hopeless mess.
Muddle
(adj.) Stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own ideas, having a closed mind.
Opinionated
(adj.) Lasting for a long time, persistent; (n.) a plant that lives for many years.
Perennial
(v.) To incline to beforehand
Predispose
(v.) To let go, give up.
Relinquish
(v.) To save from fire or shipwreck; (n.) property thus saved.
Salvage
(adj.) Sudden and violent but brief; fitful; intermittent.
Spasmodic
(adj.) Not genuine, not true, not valid.
Spurious
(adj.) Uncontrolled, lacking in restraint.
Unbridled