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relinquish
to let go, give up
opinionated
stubborn, unreasonable, close minded
muddle
to make a mess of; to get by; a hopeless mess
efface
to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
dilemma
a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
diffuse
to spread or scatter freely or widely; wordy, long-winded, or unfocused; scattered or widely spread
cumbersome
clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
spasmodic
sudden and violent but brief; fitful, intermittent
breach
an opening, gap; a violation or infraction; to create an opening, break through
predispose
to incline to beforehand
perennial
lasting for along time, persistent; a plant that lives for many years
debris
scattered fragments, wreckage
deadlock
a complete standstill; to bring to a standstill
commandeer
to seize for military or official use
circumspect
careful, cautious
unbridled
uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
spurious
not genuine, not true, not valid
salvage
to save from fire or shipwreck; property thus saved
brigand
a bandit
admonish
to cation or adivse against something; to scold mildly; to remind or a duty