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amiss
adj. faulty, imperfect, not as it should be
adv. in a mistaken or improper way, wrongly
brawl
n. a noisy quarrel or fight
v. to quarrel or fight noisily
detest
v. to hate, dislike very much, loathe
domestic
adj. native to a country, not foreign; relating to the life or affairs of a household
n. a household servant
fledgling
n. an inexperienced person, beginner; a young bird about to leave the nest
adv. inexperienced, budding
nurture
v. to bring up, care for, train, nourish
n. rearing, training, upbringing
flaw
n. a slight fault, defect, crack
momentum
n. the force or speed with which something moves
fluster
v. to make or become confused, agitated, or nervous
n. a state of confusion or agitation
flagrant
adj. extremely bad, glaring; scandalous, notorious
foremost
adj. chief, most important, primary
adv. in the first place
notable
adj. striking, remarkable
n. a person who is well known, distinguished, or outstanding in some way
wrath
n. intense anger
paradox
n. a self-controdictory statement that on closer examination proves true; a person or thing with seemingly contradictory qualities
proficient
adj. skilled, expert, or capable in any field or activity
vigilant
adj. wide awake, alert, watchful
perjury
n. the act of swearing to a lie
salvo
n. a burst of gunfire or cannon shot, often as a tribute or salute; a sudden burst of anything; a spirited verbal attack
presume
v. to take for granted, assume or suppose; to dare, take upon oneself, take liberties
prior
adj. earlier, former