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ADMONISH
TO CAUTION OR ADVISE AGAINST SOMETHING TO SCOLD MILDLY TO REMIND OF A DUTY
BREACH
AN OPENING, GAP, RUPTURE, RIFT, A VIOLATION OR INFRACTION (V) TO CREATE AN OPENING, BREAK THROUGH
BRIGAND
A BANDIT, ROBBER, OUTLAW, HIGHWAYMAN
CIRCUMSPECT
CAREFUL, CAUTIOUS
COMMANDEER
TO SEIZE FOR MILITARY OR OFFICIAL USE - TAKE OVER
CUMBERSOME
CLUMSY, HARD TO HANDLE, SLOW MOVING
DEADLOCK
n A STANDSTILL RESULTING FROM THGE OPPOSITION TO TWO EQUAL FORCES OR FACTIONS v TO BRING TO SUCH A STANDSTILL
DEBRIS
SCATTERED FRAGMENTS, WRECKAGE
DIFFUSE
v TO SPREAD OR SCATTER FREELY OR WILDELY; adj WORDY, 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 IDEAS, HAVING A CLOSED MIND
PERENNIAL
adj LASTING FOR A LONG TIME, PERSISTENT; nLANT THAT LIVES FOR MANY YEARS
PREDISPOSE
v TO INCLINE TO BEFOREHAND (EFFECTED BY SOMETHING BE FORE IT REALLY HAPPENS)
RELINQUISH
v TO LET GO, GIVE UP
SALVAGE
v TO SAVE FROM DESTRUCTION - FIRE OR SHIPWRECK n PROPERTY THUS SAVED
SPASMODIC
adj SUDDEN AND VIOLENT BUT BRIEF; FITFUL; INTERMITTENT
SPURIOUS
adj NOT GENUINE, NOT TRUE, NOT VALID
UNBRIDLED
adj UNCONTROLED, LACKING IN RESTRAINT