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DIFFUSE
TO SPREAD OR SCATTER FREELY OR WIDELY; WORDY, LONG-WINDED, OR UNFOCUSED; SCATTERED OR WIDELY SPREAD
RELINQUISH
TO LET GO, GIVE UP
OPINIONATED
STUBBORN AND OFTEN UNREASONABLE IN HOLDING TO ONE'S OWN IDEAS, HAVING A CLOSED MIND
ADMONISH
TO CAUTION OR ADVISE AGAINST; TO SCOLD MILDLY; TO REMIND OF A DUTY
DILEMMA
A DIFFICULT OR PERPLEXING SITUATION OR PROBLEM
COMMANDEER
TO SEIZE FOR MILITARY OF OFFICIAL USE
DEADLOCK
A COMPLETE STANDSTILL; TO BRING TO A STANDSTILL
SPASMODIC
SUDDEN AND VIOLENT BUT BRIEF; FITFUL, INTERMITTENT
PERENNIAL
LASTING FOR A LONG TIME, PERSISTENT; A PLANT THAT LIVES FOR MANY YEARS
BRIGAND
A BANDIT
MUDDLE
TO MAKE A MESS OF; TO GET BY; A HOPELESS MESS
DEBRIS
SCATTERED FRAGMENTS, WRECKAGE
PREDISPOSE
TO INCLINE TO BEFOREHAND
EFFACE
TO WIPE OUT; TO KEEP ONESELF FROM BEING NOTICED
SPURIOUS
NOT GENUINE, NOT TRUE, NOT VALID
UNBRIDLED
UNCONTROLLED, LACKING IN RESTRAINT
BREACH
AN OPENING, GAP; A VIOLATION OR INFRACTION; TO CREATE AN OPENING; BREAK THROUGH
CUMBERSOME
CLUMSY, HARD TO HANDLE; SLOW-MOVING
SALVAGE
TO SAVE FROM FIRE OR SHIPWRECK; PROPERTY THUS SAVED
CIRCUMSPECT
CAREFUL, CAUTIOUS