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admonish
v. to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of a duty
breach
an opening gap rupture rift; a violation or infraction; v. to create an opening ; break through
brigand
a bandit, rober, outlaw, highwayman
circumspect
adj. careful, cautious
commandeer
to seize for military or official use
cumbersome
adj. clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
deadlock
a standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces or factions; v. to bring to a standstill
efface
v. to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
predispose
v. to incline to beforehand
spasmodic
adj. sudden and violent but brief; fitful; intermittent
spurious
not true; not genuine; not valid
comely
having a pleasurable experience
compensate
to make up for; to repay for services
dissolute
loose in one's morals or behavior
fodder
n. food for horses or cattle; raw material for a designated purpose
fortify
v. to strengthen, build up
jeer
to make fun of rudely or unkindly