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to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of a duty.
admonish
a standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces or factions. (v) to bring to such a standstill.
deadlock
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman.
brigand
to spread or scatter freely or widely
diffuse
to seize for military or official use.
commandeer
clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving.
cumbersome
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction. (v) to create an opening; break through.
breach
scattered fragments, wreckage. (adj) wordy, long-winded, or unfocused; scattered.
debris
careful; cautious.
circumspect
a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
dilemma
to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed.
efface
(v) to save from fire or shipwreck. (n) property thus saved.
salvage
stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one’s own ideas, having a closed mind.
opinionated
not genuine; not true; not valid.
spurious
to incline to beforehand.
predispose
to let go, give up.
relinquish
(adj) lasting for a long time, persistent. (n) a plant that lives for many years.
perennial
sudden and violent but brief; fitful; intermittent.
spasmodic
(V) to make a mess of. (n) a hopeless mess.
muddle
uncontrolled, lacking in restraint.
unbridled