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Annex
v. to add, attach; to incorporate; n. an attachment or addition
Cleave
v. to cut or split open, to cling to
Cordial
adj. in a friendly manner, hearty, cheery; n. a liqueur
Cornerstone
n. the starting point of a building; a fundamental principle or element
Debacle
n. an overwhelming defeat, rout; a complete collapse or failure
Devitalize
v. to make weak or lifeless
Embroil
v. to involve in a conflict or difficulty; to throw into confusion
Exonerate
v. to clear from a charge or accusation
Glib
adj. ready and fluent in speech; thoughtless, in sincere
haphazard
adj. by chance, not planned, lacking order
Improvise
v. to compose or perform without preparation; to construct from available materials
incite
v. to rouse, stir up, urge on
influx
n. a comming in, inflow
pallor
n. an extreme or unnatural paleness
pedigree
n. a list of ancestors, family tree; the history or origins of something
precipitous
adjl. very steep
profuse
adj. very abundant; given or flowing freely.
reconcile
v. to restore to friendship, to settle, to resign
shackle
v. to put into chains a chain, fetter
Thread bare
adj. shabby, old and worn