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fetter
to restrain; to hamper
fiat
an authoritative, often arbitrary, decree or order
fibrous
containing or relating to fibers
fickle
not loyal or consistent
fiefdom
something one has rights over
filial
having the relationship of a child to a parent
filibuster
the attempt to delay or prevent action;legislative tactic
filigree
anything delicate or fanciful
finagle
obtain by trickery; to use devious or dishonest methods
finesse
skillfulness; subtlety; craftiness
finis
the end or conclusion
fiscal
relating to public money or other financial matters; monetary
fjord
a long narrow inlet from the sea between steep cliffs or hills
flaccid
not firm or stiff
flagellate
scourge; to drive or punish as if by whipping
flagrant
blatantly bad; scandalous
flamboyant
excessively showy, ornate; highly elaborate
flak
criticism; opposition; anti-aircraft shells
flaxen
resembling flax; yellowish in color
fledgling
new, young, inexperienced
floe
ice floating in sheets on the surface of a body of water
flotilla
an indefinite large number of boats
flotsam
floating wreckage of a ship; debris
flout
to disregard out of disrespect
fluke
unlikely windfall; a chance event