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to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly
admonish
an opening or a gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction
breach
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
brigand
careful, cautious
circumspect
to sieze for military or offical use
commandeer
clumsy, hard to handle, slow-moving
cumbersome
a standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces
deadlock
scattered fragments, rubble, wreckage
debris
to spread or scatter freely or widely
diffuse
a difficult or perplexing situation
dilemma
to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
efface
to make a mess of
muddle
stubborn and often unreasonable
opinionated
lassting for a long time, persistent; a plant that lives many years
perennial
to incline to beforehand
predispose
to let go, give up
relinquish
to save from shipwreck; property saved
salvage
sudden and violent but breif; fitful;intermittent
spasmodic
not genuine, not true, not valid
spurious
uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
unbridled
to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
adjourn
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
alien
having a pleasing appearance
comely
to make up for, to repay for services
compensate
loose in one's morals or behavior
dissolute
not regular or consistent; different from what is ordinarily expected; undependable
erratic
the process of driving or forcing out
expulsion
a deliberately deceptive movement
feint
food for horses or cattle ; raw material for a designated purpose
fodder
to strengthten, build up
fortify
difficult or impossible to read
illegible
to make fun of rudely or unkindly
jeer
bringing in the money
lucrative
average, ordinary
mediocre
to reproduce, increase, or spread rapidly
proliferate
to conquer by force, bring under complete control
subjugate
to soil, stain, tarnish, defile
sully
to tease, torment by teasing
tantalize
breif and to the point
terse
firm, showing no signs of fear, not drawing back
unflinching
to make shorter
abridge
a follower, supporter; attached to, sticking to
adherent
an angry argument
altercation
resembling an angel
cherubic
to pardon or overlook
condone
to disagree; disagreement
dissent
famous, outstanding, distinguished
eminent
to drive out by magic, to dispose of something troublesome
exorcise
to makeup, invent, manufacture
fabricate
angry
irate
a raider, plunderer
marauder
excessive fatness
obesity
an extremely poor person
pauper
to steal in small quantities
pilfer
a split, break, breach
rift
a likeness, an outward appearence, an apparition
semblance
to overcome, rise above
surmount
to bring to an end
terminate
commonplace, overused, stale
trite
to seize and hold a position by force or without right
usurp