20 terms

Unit 1 vocab

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admonish
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of duty
breach
an opening
brigand
an outlaw
circumspect
careful, cautious
commandeer
to seize for military or official use
cumbersome
clumsy, hard to handle, slow moving
deadlock
a standstill, to bring to a standstill
debris
scattered fragments
diffuse
to spread freely
dilemma
a difficult situation
efface
to wipe out
muddle
to make a mess of
opinionated
stubborn
perennial
last for a long time, a plant that lives for many years
predispose
to incline to beforhand
relinquish
to let go
salvage
to save from
spasmodic
sudden and violent but brief
spurious
not genuine
unbridled
uncontrolled