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adj. suitable, fitting , likely; quick to learn
apt
adj. ,adv. In a turned or twisted position or direction; wrong, out of the right or hoped for course
awry
n. a short club used as a weapon
v. to strike with a heavy club; to use force or strong arguments to gain some point
bludgeon
v. to end resistance, give up, surrender, throw in the towel
capitulate
v. to warm by rubbing; to wear sore by rubbing; to feel annoyance or dissatisfication, annoy, irk; to strain or press against;
n. a sore injury caused by rubbing
chafe
v. rans. to make unclean or dirty, destroy the purty of;
v., intrans. to march in a single line or in columns
n. anarrow passage; gorge,canyon
defile
adj. dreadful, causing fer or suffering; warning of trouble ot come; demanding immediate action to avoid disaster
dire
adj. charming, tending to get rid of unfriendliness or suspicion
disarming
adj. part) in bad humor, discontented, annoyed
disgruntled
v. to advance beond the usual or proper limits, trespass
encroach
v. to furnish, equip, provide with funds or some other desirable thing or quality
endow
v. to ward off, resist; to get along, manage
fend
n. freedom from punishment
impunity
n. air, manner; appearance; expression
mien
adj. having to do with punishment
penal
adj. related to the matter at hand, to the point
pertinent
adj. the greatest in strength or power; most common
predominant
n. something wonderful or marvelous; something monstrous or abnormal; an unusual feat; a child or young perosn with extraordinary ability of talent
prodigy
n. a perosn who leads a life shutup or withdrawn from the world
recluse
n. fame, glory
renown