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adjourn
close a meeting; suspend the business of a meeting; desband; recess
astute
shrewd; wise, perpicacious; sagacious, crafty, cunning, sly
censure
act of blaming; hostile criticism; rebuke; reprimand
demolish
tear down; destroy; raze; smash; wreck
discharge
unload, dismiss;fire
dissent
differ in opinion; desagree; object
equitable
fair to all concerned; just; impartial; objective; unbiased
exonerate
free from blam; clear from accusation; acquit; absolve
extemporaneous
composed or spoken without preparation; offhand; impromptu; improvised
extricate
free from difficulties; disentangle; desencumber; release
forfeit
lose or have to give up as a penalty for some error, neglect, or fault; sacrifice
illegible
not able to be read; very hard to read; not legible; undecipherable
inadvertently
not done on purpose; unintentionally; thoughtlessly; accidentally; carelessly
inappropriate
not fitting; unsuitable; unbecoming; not appropriate; improper
lucrative
moneymaking; profitable; advantageous; remunerative
permanent
lasting; enduring; intended to last; stable
prohibit
forbid; ban; enjoin; interdict
punctual
on time; prompt; timely
rebuke
express disapproval of; criticize sharply; censure severely; remprimand; reprove