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Admonish
v. to caution or advise agains something
breach
n. opening, gap, rupture, rift
v. to create an opening
circumspect
adj. careful, caution
brigand
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highway man
comandeer
v. to seize for military or official use
cumbersome
adj. clumsy, hard to handle
deadlock
n. a standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces of fractions
v. to bring to such a standstill
debris
n. scattered fragments, wreckage
diffuse
v. to spread or scatter freely or widely
adj. wordly, longwinded, or unfocused; scattered or widely spread
dilemma
n) a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
efface
v. to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
muddle
v. to make a mess of; muddle through to get by
n. a hopeless mess
opinionated
adj. stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own idea's, having a closed mind
peremial
adj. lasting for a long time, persistent
predispose
v. to incline to before hand
relinquish
v. to let go, give up
salvage
v. to save from fire or shipwreck
spasmodic
adj. sudden and violent but brief; fitful; intermittent
spurious
adj. not genuine, not true, not valid.
unbridled
adj. uncontrolled, lacking in restraint