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suitablw fitting likely quick to learn

apt

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in a turned or twisted position or direction wrong out of the right or hoped for course

awry

2

a short club used as a weapon to strike with a heavy club to use force or strong arguments to gain some point

bludgeon

3

to end resistance give thrown in the towel

capitulate

4

to warm by rubbing to wear sore by rubbing to feel annoyance or dissatisfaction annoy irk to strain or press against a sore or injury caused by rubbing

chafe

5

to make unclean or dirty destroy the purity of to march in a single line or in columns a narrow passage gorge canyon

defile

6

dreadful causing fear or suffering warning of trouble to come demanding immediate action to avoid disaster

dire

7

charming tending to soften unfriendliness or suspicion

disarming

8

in bad humor discontented annoyed

disgruntled

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to advance beyond the usual or proper limits trespass

encroach

10

to furnish equip provide with funds or some other desirable thing or quality

endow

11

to ward off resist to get along manage

fend

12

freedom from punishment

impunity

13

air manner appearance expression

mien

14

having to do with punishment

penal

15

related to the matter a hand to the point

pertinent

16

the greatest in strength or power most common

predominant

17

something wonderful pr marvelous an unusual feat a child or young person with extraordinary ability or talent

prodigy

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a person who leads a life shut up or withdrawn from the world

recluse

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fame glory

renown