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relinquish
to let go; give up
syn: surrender abandon
salvage
to save from fire or shipwreck, property saved
spasmodic
sudden and violent but brief, fitful, intermittent
syn: irregular, occasional
spurious
not true, not valid
syn: false, counterfeit
unbrideled
uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
syn: unrestrained, unchecked
adjourn
to stop proceedings, move to another place
syn: postpose
alien
a citizen of another country, foreign, strange
syn: exotic, unfamiliar
comely
having a pleasing appearence
syn: good looking, attractive, bonny
compensate
to make up for, to repay services
syn: pay back, reimburse
dissolute
loose in ones morals and behavior
syn: corrupt
erratic
not regular, different from what is expected, undependable
syn: irregular, inconsistant
expulsion
the process of driving or forcing out
syn:outster
feint
a deliberatley deceptive movement , a pretense, to fake it
syn: trick, dodge
fodder
food for horses or cattle, raw material for designated purposes
syn:feed
fortify
to strengthen, build up
syn: reinforce, shore up