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adjourn
v. to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
alien
n. a citizen of another country
adj. foreign, strange
comely
adj. having a pleasing appearance
compensate
v. to make up for
to repay for services
dissolute
adj. loose in ones morals/behavior
erratic
adj. not regular or consistent; different from whats ordinarily expected, undependable
expulsion
n. the process of driving/forcing out
feint
n. deliberately deceptive movement pretense
v. to make a deceptive movement; to make a pretense of
fodder
n. food for horses or cattle; raw material for a designated purpose
fortify
to strenghten, build up
illegible
adj. difficuilt or impossible to read
jeer
v. to make fun of rudely or unkindly
n. a rude remark of derision
lucrative
adj. bringing in money; profitable
lucrative
adj. bringing in money; profitable
mediocre
adj. average, ordinary, undistinguished
proliferate
to reproduce, increase or spread rapidly
subjugate
v. to conquer by force
bringing under complete control
sully
v. to soil, stain, tarnish, defile, besmirch
tantalize
v. to tease, torment by teasing
terse
adj. brief and to the point
unflinching
adj. firm, showing no signs of fear, not drawing back