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apt
(adj) suitable, fitting, likely
awry
(adj.,adv.) ina turned or twisted position or direction
bludgeon
(n.) a short club used as a weapon
capitulate
(v.) to end resistance, give up, throw in the towel
chafe
(v.) to warm by rubbing; to wear sore by rubbing; to feel annoyance or dissatisfaction
defile
(c.) to make unclean or dirty, destroy the purirty of
dire
(adj) dreadful, causing fear or suffering
disarming
(adj.) charming, tending to get rid of unfriendliness or suspicion
disgruntled
(adj) in bad humor, discontented, annoyed
encroach
(v) advance beyond the usual or proper limit
endow
(v) to furnish, equip, provide with funds or some other desirable thing or quality
fend
(v) to ward off, resist
impunity
(n) freedom from punishment
mien
(n) air, manner
penal
(adj) having to do with punishment
pertinent
(adj) related to the matter at hand
predominant
(adj) the greatest in strength or power
prodigy
(n) something wonderful or marvelous
recluse
(n) a person who leads a life shut up or withdrawn from the world
renown
(n) fame, glory