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(adj.) extremely nervous and easily frightened; shy or timid, extremely cautious; unstable, undependable
skittish
(v.) to yeild to request or command
comply
(v.) to deprive or strength or ability; to make legally ineligible
incapacitate
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
audacious
(n.) a point of view or general standpoint from which different things are viewed, physically or mentally; the appearance to the eye of various objects at a given time, place, or distance
perspective
(v.) to bring to together, collect, gather, especially for oneself; to come together, assemble
amass
(n.) a rope or chain used to fasten something to a fixed object; the outer limit of strength or resources
(v.) to fasten with a rope or chain
tether
(v.) to assign or distribute into shares or portions
allot
(adj.) immense, extraordinary in bulk, size, or degree
prodigious
(adj.) not having or using, lacking
devoid
(n.) an iron hook used to grab and hold
(v.) to come to grips with, wrestle with, fight with
grapple
(n.) the choice part of a group of people or things;
(adj.) superior
elite
(adj.) stubbornly self-wille; done on purpose, deliberate
willful
(n.) a sounding together; agreement or accord
unison
(v.) to compete; to strive for victory or superioty
vie
(adj.) connected with or related to the matter at hand
relevant
(n.) long life, long duration
longevity
(v.) to trouble, make uneasy; to disturb greatly; to throw into confusion
perturb
(v.) to urge onl to stir up
instigate