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anonymous
adj. unnamed, without the name of the person involved; lacking individuality or character;unknown
dynamic
adj.active energetic, forceful
frustrate
v. to prevent from accoplishing a purpose or fulfilling a desire; to cause feelings of discouragement
dupe
n. a person easily tricked or deceived
v. to deceive
eradicate
v. to root out, to get rid of, destroy completely
browse
v. to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
vengeance
n. a punishment in return for an injury or a wrong; unusual force or violence
preview
n. something seen in advance
v. to view beforehand
utmost
adj. greatest, highest, farthest
n. the extreme limit
prescribe
v. to order as a rule or course to be followed; to order for medical purposes
grim
adj. stern, merciless; fierce, savage, cruel
prominent
adj. standind out so as to be seen easily; important, well known
quaint
adj. odd or old fashioned in a pleasing way; clever, ingenious;skillfully made
inimitable
adj. not capable of being copied or imitated
reluctant
adj. unwilling, holding back
makeshift
n. a temporary substitute for something else
adj. crude, flimsy, or temporary
marginal
adj. in, at, or near the edg e or margin; only barely good, large, or important enough for the purpose
scrimp
v. to handle very econically or stingily; to supplyin a way that is small, short, or scanty
pending
adj. waiting to be settled
snare
v. to trap, catch
n. a trap or entanglement