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(adj.) faulty, imperfect,not as it should be: (adv.) in a mistaken or improper way, wrongly
amiss
(n.) a noisy quarrel or fight; (v.) to quarrel or fight noisly
brawl
(v.) to hate, dislike very much, loathe
detest
(adj.) native to a country, not foreign; relating to the life or affairs of a household; (n.) a household servant
domestic
(adj.) extremely bad, glaring; scandalous, notorious
flagrant
(n.) a slight fault, defect, crack
flaw
(n.) an inexperienced person, beginner; a young bird about to leave the nest; (adj.) inexperienced, budding
fledgling
(v.) to make or become confused, agitated, or nervous; (n.) a state of confusion or agitation
fluster
(adj.) chief, most important, primary; (adv.) in the first place
foremost
(n.) the force or speed with which something moves
momentum
(adj.) striking, remarkable; (n.) a person who is well known, distinguished, or outstanding in some way
notable
(v.) to bring up; care for, train, nourish; (n.) rearing, training,upbringing
nurture
(n.) a self-contradictory statement that on closer examination proves true; a person or thing with seemingly contradictory qualities
paradox
(n.) the act of swearing to a lie
perjury
(adj.) earlier, former
prior
(adj.) skilled, expert, or capable in any field or activity
proficient
(n.) a burst of gunfire or cannon shot, often as a tribute or salute; a sudden burst of anything; a spirited verbal attack
salvo
(adj.) wide-awake, alert, watchful
vigilant
(n.) intense anger
wrath
(v.) to take for granted, assume or suppose; to dare, to take upon oneself, take liberties
presume