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avenge
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to punish someone or get satisfaction for a wrong or injury
cede
to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
deluge
a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes in vast quanities
discretion
good judgement; care in speech and action; freedom to judge or choose
giddy
dizzy; light-headed; lacking seriousness
impact
the striking of one object against another; the shock caused by a collision
intimidate
to make timid of frighten by threats; to use fear to get someone to do something
liberate
to free from bondage or domination; to release
logical
reasonable; making use of reason and good sense
misrepresent
to give a false or untrue idea
optional
left to one's own choice; not required
outright
complete; instantaneous; without reservation
rendezvous
to meet in accordance with a plan; a meeting by agreement; a meeting place
rotund
rounded or plump; full or rich in sound
saunter
to stroll; walk in an easy, leisurely way
sluggish
lazy; slow-moving; not active, dull
subordinate
lower in rank or position, secondary
tint
a delicatre color or hue; a slight trace of something;
to give color to something; to dye
variable
likely to undergo change; changeable
verge
the point at which something begins or happens; a border; (v)to incline, tend toward, approach; to be in the process of