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Antipathy
(n.) a strong dislike, hostile feeling
Applicable
(adj.) capable of being applied; relvant, suitable
Asset
(n.) something of value; a resource; an advantage
Beset
(v.) to attack from all sides; to surround, hem in; (adj., part.) harassed, troubled; studded (as with jewels)
Compassion
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
Decorum
(n.) proper behavior, good taste; orderliness
Duress
(n.) compulsion by threat; forcible confinement
Exuberant
(adj.) high-spirited, enthusiastic, unrestrained; excessive, abundant
Facsimile
(n.) an exact copy
Imbibe
(v.) to drink; to take in, absorb
Implacable
(adj.) not to be satisfied or pacified, unyielding
Infinitesimal
(adj.) so small as to be almost immeasurable; minute
Innocuous
(adj.) harmless, inoffensive; insignificant
Millitate
(v.) to have effect or force on or against somone or something, fight against
Patent
(n.) exclusive rights over an invetion; copright; (v.) to arrange or obtain such rights; (adj.) plain, open to view; copyrighted
Prowess
(n.) distinguished bravery; superior skill or ability
Sedate
(adj.) quiet, settled, sober; (v.) to administer a tranquilizer
Stentorian
(adj.) extremely loud
Stipulate
(v.) to arrange specifically; to require as a condition of agreement
Ultimatum
(n.) a final proposal or statement of conditions