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1

wrench

pull; strain; twist

2

aggrieve

to distress or bring grief to; cause to suffer; to treat unfairly

3

apportion

to assign; adjust or distribute parts so as to maintain the proper proportion

4

babble

chatter idly

5

boorish

rude; insensitive

6

centrifugal

radiating; departing from the center

7

compact

agreement; contract

8

conspicuous

easily seen; noticeable; striking

9

cursive

flowing, running

10

deploy

reduce; exhaust

11

disembark

go ashore; unload from a ship

12

dutiful

respectful; obedient

13

enmity

ill will; hatred

14

exasperate

vex

15

fauna

animals of a period or a region

16

forge

a furnace where metal is heated and wrought; to shape, break, or flatten with blows; to counterfeit

17

gloat

express evil satisfaction

18

heyday

time of greatest success; prime

19

implausible

unlikely; unbelievable

20

indices

signs; indications