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adequate v.sufficient, enough
ajar adj. partly open
dialogue n. a conversation between two or more people; an interchange of opinions and ideas, free discussion
emblem n. a symbol, sign, token
gigantic adj. huge, giant, immense
havoc n. very great destruction, ruin; great confusion and disorder
hearth n. the floor of a fireplace; the fireside as a symbol of the home and family
implore v. to beg earnestly for
infamous adj. very wicked; disgraceful, shameful
innumerable adj. too many to count, without number
lax adj. not strict, careless; lacking discipline; not tense, relaxed
mar v. to spoil, damage, injure
misdemeanor n.a crime or offense that is less serious than a felony; any minor misbehavior or misconduct
mull v. to think about, ponder; to grind or mix; to heat and flavor with spices
narrative n. a story, detailed report; having the quality or the nature of a story
overture n. an opening move toward negotiation or action; a proposal or offer; an introductory section or part
pact n. an agreement, treaty
stalemate n. a situation in which further action by either of two opponents is impossible; to bring to a standstill
stalemate v. to bring to a standstill
vindictive adj.bearing a grudge, feeling or showing a strong tendency toward revenge
wilt v. to become limp and drooping (as a flower), wither; to lose strength and vigor
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