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anecdote
(n.) a short acount of someone's life
consolidate
(v.) to combine, unite; to make solid or firm
counterfeit
(n.) an imitation designed to deceive
(adj.) not genuine, fake
(v.) to make an illegal copy
docile
adj. easily taught, led or managed, obedient
dominate
v. to rule over by strength or power, control.. to tower over, command due to height.
entreat
v. to beg, implore and ask earnestly
fallible
adj. capable of being wrong, mistaken, or inaccurate
fickle
adj. liable to change very rapidly. marked by a lack of constancy or steadiness. inconsistent
fugitive
n. one who flees or runs away
adj. fleeting, lasting a very short time; difficutl to grasp
grimy
adj. very dirty, covered with dirt or soot
iota
n. a very small part or quantity
maul
v. to beat or knock about, handle roughtly; to mangle
n. a heavy hammer
potential
adj. possible, able to happen
n. something that can develop or become a reality
radiant
adj. shining, bright; giving forth light or energy
rural
adj. relating to farm areas and life in the country
substantial
adj. large, important; major, significant; prosperous; not imaginary, material
tactful
adj. skilled in handling difficutl situations or people, polite
tamper
v. to interfere with; to meddle rashly or foolishly with; to handle in a secret and improper way
ulitmate
adj. last, final; most important or extreme; eventual; basic, fundamental
uncertainty
n. doubt, the state of being unsure.