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acrid

adj. Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste or smell.

casualty

n. A person killed or injured in a war or accident.

congested

adj. Overcrowded; Filled too full; Filled with fluid.

cope

v. To manage problems or difficulties successfully.

headlong

adj. With great speed or force; reckless; Recklessly; without time for careful thought.

hurtle

v. To move with great speed and force; To throw forcefully.

impede

v. To get in the way of; to interfere with the movement of.

inevitable

adj. Bound to happen; unavoidable.

initiate

v. To put into effect; to bring into use; To take in as a member.

irate

adj. Very angry; furious.

lax

adj. Not strictly enforced; undemanding; careless: Not tight; loose.

negligent

adj. Failing to take proper care of or to give proper attention to.

smolder

v. To burn slowly without bursting into flames. To exist in a hidden state before bursting into the open.

stringent

adj. Strict or severe

throng

n. A large number of people gathered together; a crowd. v. To gather or move in large numbers.

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