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(v.) to cause feelings of discouragement
frustrate
(v.) to read casually
browse
(v.) get rid of, destroy completely
eradicate
(n.) a temporary substitute for something else
makeshift
(adj.) stern, merciless
grim
(adj.) unnamed, with the name of the person involved
anonymous
(adj.) not capable of being copied or imitated
inimitable
(v.) to deceive
dupe
(adj.) only barely good, borderline, minimal
marginal
(adj.) active, energetic
dynamic
(n.) something seen in advance
preview
(adj.) unwilling, holding back
reluctant
(n.) punishment in return for an injury or a wrong
vengeance
(adj.) waiting to be settled
pending
(v.) to trap, catch
snare
(v.) to order for medical purposes
prescribe
(adj.) odd or old-fashioned in a pleasing way
quaint
(adj.) greatest, highest
utmost
(v.) to handle very economically or stingily
scrimp
(adj.) important, well-known
prominent