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anecdote
a short account of an incident in someone's life
consolidate
to combine, unite; to make solid or firm
docile
easily taught, led, or managed; obedient
dominate
to rule over by strength or power, control; to tower over, command due to height
entreat
to beg, implore, ask earnestly
fallible
capable of being wrong, mistaken, or inaccurate
fickle
liable to change very rapidly, erratic; marked by a lack of constancy or steadiness, inconsistent
fugitive
(n) one who flees or runs away
(adj) fleeting, lasting a very short time; wandering; difficult to grasp
grimy
very dirty, covered with dirt or soot
iota
a very small part or quantity
maul
(v) to beat or knock about, handle roughly; to mangle
(n) a heavy hammer
radiant
shining, bright; giving forth light or energy
rural
relating to farm areas and life in the country
substantial
large, important; major, significant; prosperous; not imaginary, material
tactful
skilled in handling difficult situations or people, polite
tamper
to interfere with; to meddle rashly or foolishly with; to handle in a secret and improper way
ultimate
last, final; most important or extreme; eventual; basic, fundamental
uncertainty
doubt, the state of being unsure
counterfeit
(n) an imitation designed to deceive
(adj) not genuine; fake
(v) to make an illegal copy
potential
(adj) possible, able to happen
(n) something that can develop or become a reality