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allot
(v) to assign or distribute in shares or portions
audacious
(adj) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
devoid
(adj)not having or using, lacking
elite
(n) the choice part of a group of people or things;
(adj) superior
grapple
(n) an iron hook used to grab and hold;
(v) to come to grips with, wrestle or fight with
incapacitate
(v) to deprive of strength or ability;
to make legally ineligible
instigate
(v) to urge on; to stir up, provoke, start, incite
longevity
(n) long life, long duration, length of life
myriad
(adj) in very great numbers;
(n)a very great number
perturb
(v) to trouble, make uneasy; to disturb greatly; to throw into confusion
prodigious
(adj) immense; extraordinary in bulk, size, or degree
relevent
(adj) connected with or related to the matter at hand
skittish
(adj) extremely nervous and easily frightened; shy or timid; extremely cautious; unstable, undependable
tether
(n) a rope or chain used to fasten something to a fixed object; the outer limit of strength or resources;
(v) to fasten with a rope or chain
unison
(n) a sounding together; agreement or accord
vie
(v) to compete; to strive for victory or superiority
willful
(adj) stubbornly self-willed; done on purpose, eliberate
amass
(v) to bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself; to come together, assemble
comply
(v) to yield to a request or command
perspective
(n) a point of view or general standpoint from which different things are viewed, physically or mentally; the appearance to the eye of various objects at a given time, place, or distance