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cau'·tion·ar·y
adj) Offering or serving as a warning
con·strain'
v) To confine, inhibit, or hold back y force or necessity
flo·til'·la
n) A fleet of boats or small ships
gos'·sa·mer
n) 1. Thin, sheer fabric resembling gauze
2. A fine, filmy substance made of strands of cobweb
adj) as light and delicate as a cobweb
ig·no·min'·i·ous
adj) Marked by, deserving, or causeing shame or disgrace
in·cur'
v) To bring upon oneself something undesirable, such as a debt
liq'·ui·date
v)1. To settle the affairs of a business; to convert into cash
2. To get rid of; to kill or destroy
mag'·nate
n) An important, often wealthy, person prominent in a large industry or business
mis·no'·mer
n) A name that does not fit.
on'·er·ous
adj) Burdensome; oppressive
pan·de·mo'·ni·um
n) A state or place of great confusion or uproar
quix·ot'·ic
adj) Romantic and idealistic, but impractical
te·na'·cious
adj) Holding fast; persistent in sdhering to something valued or habitual
ves'·tige
n) A trace of something that once was present
zeph'·yr
n) A light, gentle breeze