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Apt
(adj) suitable, fitting, likely
Awry
(adj) in a turned or twisted position or direction, wrong
Bludgeon
(n) a short club used as a weapon. (v) to strike with a heavy club
Capitulate
(v) to end resistance, surrender, give up
Chafe
(v) to warm by rubbing, to wear soar by rubbing. (n) a sore injury caused by rubbing
Defile
(v) to make unclean or dirty. (n) a narrow passage
Dire
(adj) dreadful, causing fear or suffering; warning of trouble to come
Disarming
(adj) charming, tending to get rid of unfriendliness or suspicion
Disgruntled
(adj) in bad humor, annoyed
Encroach
(v) to advance beyond the usual or proper limits; to trespass
Endow
(v) to give an income or property to a person or institution; to fund, to pay for.
Fend
(v) to ward off
Impunity
(n) freedom from punishment
Mien
(n) appearance, look, expression; a person's look or manner, indicating their character or mood.
Penal(adj) in a turned or twisted position or direction, wrong
(adj) having to do with punishment; of or relating to the punishment offenders under the legal system.
Pertinent
(adj) related to the mater at hand
Predominant
(adj) the greatest in strength or power; common; having control or power
Prodigy
(n) something wonderful or marvelous; abnormal
Recluse
(n) a person who leads a life shut out, with drawn from the world; isolated
Renown
(n) fame, glory