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(adj.) suitable, fitting, likely; quick to learn
apt
(adj. adv.) in a turned or twisted position or direction; wrong out of the right or hoped for course
awry
(n.) a short club used as a weapon; (v.) to strike with a heavy club; to use force or strong arguments to gain some point
bludgeon
(v.) to end resistance, give up, surrender, throw in a the towel
capitulate
(v.) to warm by rubbing; to wear sore by rubbing; to feel annoyance or dissatisfacion, annoy, irk; to strain or presss against; (n.) a sore or injury caused by rubbing
chafe
to make unlean or dirty, destroy the purity of; to march in a single line or in columns (n.) a narrow passage; gorge, canyon
defile
(adj.) dreadful, causing fear or suffering; warning of trouble to come; demanding immediate action to avoid disaster
dire
(adj.) charmin, tenidng to get rid of unfriendliness or suspicion
disarming
(adj. part) in bad humor discontented, annoyed
disgruntled
(v.) to advance beyond the usualy or proper limits, trespass
encroach
(v.)to furnish, equip, provide with funds or some other deisrable thing or quality
endow
(v.) to ward off, resist; to get along, manage
fend
(n.) freedom from punishment
impunity
(n.) air, manner; appearance; expression
mien
(adj.) having to do with punishment
penal
(adj.) realted to the matter at hand, to the point
pertinent
(adj.) the greatest in strength or power; most common
predominant
(n.) something wonderful or marvelou; something monstrous or abnormal; an unusual feat; a child or young person with extraordinary ability or talent
prodigy
(n.) a person who leads a life shut up or withdrawn from the world
recluse
(n.) fame, glory
renown