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21 Cards in this Set

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Dilemma
(n) a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
Admonish
(v) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of a duty.
Perennial
(adj) lasting for a long time, persistent
(n) a plant that lives for many years.
Commandeer
(v) to seize for military or official use.


Oponionated
(adj) stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own ideas.
Muddle
(v) to make a mess of; muddle through: to get by
(n) a hopeless mess
Circumspect
(adj.) careful, cautious
Muddle
(v) to make a mess of; muddle through: to get by
(n) a hopeless mess
Breach
(n) an opening, gap; a violation or infraction
(v) to create an opening, break through
Efface
(v) to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
Diffuse
(v) to spread or scatter freely or widely
(adj)wordy, long-winded,or unfocused; scattered or widely spread
Brigand
(n) a bandit
Deadlock
(n) a complete standstill
(v) to bring to a standstill
Spurious
(adj) not genuine, not true, not valid
Cumbersome
(adj) clumsy, hard to handle; slow moving
Relinquish
(v) to let go, give up
Salvage
(v) to save from fire or shipwreck
(n) property thus saved
Debris
(n) scattered fragments, wreckage
Unbridled
(adj) uncontrolled, lacing in restraint
Predispose
(v) to incline to beforehand
Spasmodic
(adj)sudden and violent but brief; fitful, intermittent