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antipathy
n- a strong dislike, hostile feeling
applicable
adj- capable of being applied; relevant, suitable
asset
n- something of value; a resourcec; an advantage
beset
v- to attack from all sides; to surround, hem in; (part)- harassed, troublied; studded
compassion
n- sympathy for another;s suffering; pity
decorum
n- proper behavior, good taste; orderliness
duress
n- compulsion by threat; forcible confinement
exuberant
adj- high-spirited, enthusiastic, unestrainjed; excessive, abundant
facsimile
n- an exact copy
imbibe
v- to drink; to take in, absorb
implacable
adj- not to be satisfied or pacified; unyielding
infinitesimal
adj- so small as to be almost immeasurable; minute
innocuous
adj- harmless, inoffensive; insignificant
militate
v- to have effect or force on or against someone or something
patent
n- exclusive rights over an invention; copyright
v- to arrange or obtain such rights
adj- plain, open to view; copyrighted
prowess
n- distinguished bravery; superior skill or ability
sedate
adj- quiet, settled, sober
v- to administer a tranquilizer
stentorian
adj- extremely loud
stipulate
v- to arrange specifically; to require as a condition of agreement
ultimatum
n- a final proposal or statement of conditions