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admonish
caution
breach
opening/gap
brigand
bandit, robber
circumspect
careful, cautious
commandeer
to seize for official use
cumbersome
clumsy
deadlock
standstill (tie)
debris
scattered fragments, wreakage (like in the My Chemical Romance vid! and other mo vids)
diffuse
to scatter, spread
OR
wordy &longwinded
dilemma
difficult or perplexing problemo
efface
to wipe out ("erase")
OR
to erase all signs of something
muddle
a hopeless mess
to make a mess of
<3
opinionated
biased, closed-minded, etv
perennial
persistent, lasting a long time (_ plants live for many years)
predispose
to incline beforhand
relinquish
to let go, give up something
salvage
to save, something saved
spasmodic
sudden & brief but violent (fitful)
spurious
false or not valid
unbridled
uncontrolled
adjourn
to stop proceedingss temporarily & move them to another time
alien
citizen of another country
comely
pleasing in appearance
compensate
to make up for, repay
dissolute
loose in one's moral behaviors
erratic
not regular or consistent; undependable
jeer
to make fun of rudely; a rude remark
expulsion
driving out by force
feint
a trick/ pretense
fortify
to strengthen
lucrative
profitable
mediocre
average, ordinary, undistinguished
proliferate
reproduce, spread rapidly (like mushrooms)
subjugate
to conquer by force under complete control
sully
to tarnish, mess up
tantalize
tease (like with a reward that they will not get)
terse
brief & to the point
unflinching
firm & showing no signs of fear
abridge
make shorter
adherent
follower/ supporter
altercation
angry argument
cherubic
resembling an angel
condone
to allow by overlooking (to wink at)
dissent
disagree/ disagreement
eminent
famous, distinguished, outstanding
exorcise
to drive (evil spirits) out by magical force
fabricate
to make
irate
angry
marauder
raider/ plunderer
obesity
excessive fatness
pauper .
poor & desolute person
pilfer
to steal in small quantities
rift
a split (to break apart)
semblance
an outward appearance
surmount
to overcome, rise above
terminate
to bring to an end WITH VENGEANCE
trite
commonplace, overused, stale
usurp
to seize and hold a position by force and WITHOUT RIGHT
abscond
to run off and hide
access
admittance (to obtain this admittance)
anarchy
confusion b/c of lack of government
arduous
hard to do
auspicious
lucky, favorable
biased
partial
daunt
to intimidate
disentangle
to free from complications (tangles, etc)
fated
predetermined by fate or destiny
hoodwink
to trick, deceive
inanimate
not alive
incinerate
burn to ashes
intrepid
BRAVE, fearless
larceny
theftc
pliant
easily bended/ influensed
pompous
overly self-important
precipice
steep cliff (the brink of disaster()
rectify
to make right
reprieve
temporary relief/ delay
revile
attack with words, (insult)
accomplice
partner in crime
annihilate
to destroy completely
arbitrary
unreasonable, when a decsision is based on one's own bias
brazen
shameless, (indifferent to stuff)-------- made of brass.
catalyst
chemical reactant, substance that causes chamge
exodus
large-scale departure or flight
facilitate
to make easier/ assist
inncorrigible
beyond control (unable to be corrected)
latent
hidden (present but unsees)
militant
an activist given to fighting """'
<3
morose
gloomy/ sullen manner
opaque
not clear
paramount
important
prattle
aimless (useless) talking
rebut
to contradict a point with using evidencew
reprimand
to scold, find fault with
servitude
slavery
slapdash
rushed, careless, hasty
stagnant
standing still not flowing0
succumb
to give way (yeild) to superior forcnebs
illegible !!!!!!!!
difficult to read
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fodder
food/raw material for horses and cows and stuff