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Dissaray
v.
Disorder, confusion; to throw into disorder
Grouse
n./v.
A type of game bird; a complaint; to complain, grumble
Glean
v.
To gather bit by bit; to gather small quantities of grain left in a field by the reapers
Exigency
n.
Urgency, pressure; urgent demand, pressing need; an emergency
Atrophy
v./n.
The wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressive decline or failure; to waste a way
Concord
n.
A state of agreement, harmony, unanimity, a treaty, pact, covenant
Flotsam
n.
Floating debris; homeless, impoverished people
Frenetic
adj.
Frenzied, highly agitated
Bastion
n.
A fortified place, stronghold
Consumate
v./adj.
Complete or prefect in the highest degree; to bring to a state of completion or perfection
Incombent
n./adj.
Obligatory, required; one who holds a specific office at the time spoken of
Mordant
adj.
Biting or caustic in though, manner, or style; sharply or bitterly harsh
Pusillanimous
adj.
Contemptibly cowardly or mean-spirited
Recombant
adj.
In a reclining positions, lying down, in the posture of one sleeping or resting
Jocular
adj.
humorous, jesting, jolly, joking
Ludicrous
adj.
Ridiculous, laughable, absurd
Incarcerate
v.
To imprison, confine, jail
Srategem
n.
A scheme to outwit or deceive an opponent or to gain an end
Nettle
n./v.
A prickly or stinging plant; to arouse displeasure, impatience, or anger; to vex or irritate severely
Pecuniary
adj.
Consisting of or measured in money; of or related to money