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admonish
to caution or advise against something; to scold midly; to remind of a duty
breach
an opening, gap; a violation or infraction; to create an openingk, break through
brigand
a bandit
circumspect
careful, cautious
commandeer
to seize for military or official use
cumbersome
clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
deadlock
a complete standstill; sto bring to a standstill
debirs
scattered fragments, wreckage
diffuse
to spread or scatter freely or widely; wordy, long-winded, or unfocused; cattered or widely spread
dilemma
a difficult or perlexing situation or problem
efface
to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
muddle
to make a mess of; muddle through: to get by; a hopeless mess
opinionated
stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own ideas, having a closed mind
perennial
lasting for a long time, persistent; a plant that lives for many years
predispose
to incline to beforehand
relinquish
to let go, give up
salvage
to save from fire or shipwereck; property thus saved
spasmodic
sudden and violent but brief; fitful, intermitten
spurious
not genuine, not true, not valid
unbridled
uncontrolled, lacking in restraint