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abnormal

(adj.) not usual, not typical, strange

capsize

(v) to turn bottom side up, upset

catastrophe

(n) a large scale disaster, misfortune, or failure

decrease

(v) to become or make less; (n) a lessening

disputatious

(adj) inclined to argue or debate; provoking debate

eject

(v) to drive or throw out, evict

flourish

(v) to grow,thrive, be prosperous; to wave in the air; (n) a dramatic gesture; a fanfare of horns

incentive

(n) a reason for doing something; something that stimulates action

insubordinate

(adj) disobedient, rebellious

legible

(adj) easily read

nub

(n) the central point or heart of a matter; a knob

onslaught

(n) a violent attack; a sudden rush of something

ordain

(v) to establish by law; to order or command; to appoint as a priest or minister; to destine

outstrip

(v) to get ahead of, do better than, exceed

pervade

(v) to spread throughout

prudent

(adj) cautious, careful,showing good sense

quench

(v) to put out, extinguish, end

remnant

(n) a small part remaining behind

stimultaneous

(adj) happening or extinguishing at the same time

swerve

(v) to turn aside sharply; (n) a sharp sudden turn

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