Vocab

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breach

an opening, gap, rupture, rift; violation or infraction

brigand

(n.) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman

commandeer

to seize for military or official use

cumbersome

Clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving

debris

scattered fragments, wreckage

deadlock

standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate

spasmodic

sudden and violent but brief

salvage

to save from fire or shipwreck

dilemma

(n.) a difficult or perplexing situation or problem

muddle

(v.) to make a mess of; muddle through: to get by; (n.) a hopeless mess

dissent

to disagree; disagreement

cherubic

resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beautiful, round, or chubby face; sweet and innocent

abridge

to make shorter

alien

a citizen of another country; foreign, strange

comely

having a pleasing appearance

terse

breif and to the point

unflinching

(adj.) firm, showing no signs of fear, not drawing back

fodder

(n.) food for horses or cattle; raw material for a designated purpose

jeer

to make fun of rudely or unkindly

illegible

(adj.) difficult or impossible to read

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