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a personwho has invested personal wealth in buisness
-a very wealthy person
capitalist
surrender;ending resistance
capitulation
to cut off the head of; to behead
decapitate
a very steep or vertical face of a cliff or rock
-the edge of a dangerous situation
precipice
to throw down from a great height
-to make happen suddenly or quickly
-speeding along heedlessly; headstrong
precipitate
the restatement of a main idea
-a summary or concise review
recapitulation
pertaining to the brain
-intellectual
cerebral
the action of thinking; thought
cerebration
to mar or spoil the appearance or surface of something
deface
to wipe out; to bliterate. also, to make less clear, as if rubbing out
-to make oneself inconspicuous
efface
a face of a building
-the face or front of anything, especially an artificial or false front
facade
one of the many sides of a cut stone or jewel
-one aspect of a situation, or of a tooth
facet
to insult intentionally; to offend or embarrass
-an insult or offensive act
affront
to stand or come directly in front of
-to face with defiance or hostility
confront
flippant or insulting boldness; audacity
effrontery