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admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of a duty
breach
(n.) an opeaning, gap; a violation or infraction; (v.)to create an opening or break through
brigand
(n.) a bandit
circumspect
(adj.) careful, cautious
commandeer
(v.) to seize for military or official use
cumbersome
(adj.) clumbsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
deadlock
(n.) a complete standstill; (v.)to bring to a standstill
debris
(n.) scattered fragments, wreckage
diffuse
(v.) to spread or scatter freely or widely; (adj.)wordy, long winded, or unfocused; scatterd or widely spread
dilemma
(n.) a difficult or perplexing situation or promblem
efface
(v.) to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
muddle
(v.) to make a mess of; muddle through; to get by; a hopless mess
opinionated
(adj.) stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to ones owns ideas, having a closed mind
perennial
(adj.) lasting for a long time, persistent; (n.) a plant that lives for many years
predispose
(v.) to incline to beforehand
relinquish
(v.) to let go, give up
salvage
(v.) to save from fire or shipwreck; (n.) property thus saved
spasmodic
(adj.) sudden and violent but brief; fitful, intermittent
spurious
(adj.) not genuine, not true, not vaild
unbridled
(adj.) uncontrolled, lacking in restraint