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abduct
to kidnap, carry off by force
ambiguous
not clear; having two or more possible meanings
balk
to stop short and refuse to go on; to refuse abruptly; to prevent from happening (n) (in baseball) an illegal motion made by the pitcher
compact
closely and firmly packed together; small (v) to squeeze together (n) an agreement between parties; a small case containing a mirror and face powder; a small car
confer
to consult, talk over, exchange opinions; to present as a gift, favor, or honor
earmark
to set aside for a special purpose; to mark an animal's ear for identification; (n) an identifying mark or feature
frigid
extremely col; lacking in warmth or feeling
implement
an instrument, tool: (v) to put into effect
incalculable
too great to be counted; unpredictable, uncertain
indisputable
beyong question or argument, definitely true
intensive
thorough, deep; showing great effort; concentrated
maneuver
a planned movement; a skillful plan; a scheme
sabotage
an action taken to destroy something or to prevent it from working properly
scant
not enough; barely enough; marked by a small or insufficient amount
stealthy
done in a way so as not to be seen or observed; sneaky, underhanded
strapping
tall, strong, and healthy
strident
harsh, shrill; unpleasant sounding
thrive
to grow vigorously; to grow in wealth and possessions
titanc
of enormoussize, strength, power or scope
valiant
possessing or acting with bravery or boldness