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annex
(v.) to add to, attach; to incorporate; (n.)an attachment or addition
cleave
(v.) to cut or split up; to cling to
cordial
(adj.) in a friendly matter, hearty; cheery; (n.) a liqueur
cornerstone
(n.) the starting point of a building; a fundamental principle or element
debacle
an overwhelming defeat, rout; a complete collapse or failure
devitalize
(v.) to make weak or lifeless
embroil
(v.) to involve a conflict or difficulty; to throw into confusion
exonerate
(v.) to clear from a charge or accusation
glib
(adj.) ready and fluent in speech; thoughtless, insincere
haphazard
(adj.) by chance, not planned; lacking order
improvise
(v.) to compose or preform without preparation; to construct from available materials
incite
(v.) to rouse, stir up, urge on
influx
(n.) a coming in, inflow
pallor
(n.) an extreme or unnatural paleness
pedigree
(n.) a list of ancestors, family tree; the history or origins of something
precipitous
(adj.) very steep
profuse
(adj.) very abundant; given or flowing freely
reconcile
(v.) to restore to friendship; to settle; to resign (oneself)
shackle
(v.) to put into chains; (n. usually pl.) a chain, fetter
threadbare
(adj.) shabby, old and worn