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1

Easily angered



Syn:irritable;ill-tempered

Irascible

2

wild and drunken

Bacchanalian

3

Foolishly sentimental;ridiculously emotional




Syn:mushy;hokey

Maudlin

4

To turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of another government or authority



Syn:deport

Extradite

5

Stealthy;secretive

Syn:surreptitious;sneaky

Furtive

6

Courage and determination

Syn:nerve; spirit

Mettle

7

To combine into one

Syn:fuse;merge

Conflate

8

A professional soldier hired by a foreign army

Mercenary

9

A strong defense or fort

Syn:stronghold

Bastion

10

Greed;desire for wealth

Syn:acquisitiveness

Avarice

11

To cast overboard;to discard

Syn:deploy;throw away

Jettison

12

Able to pay all debts and financial obligations

Solvent

13

To banish;to shut out from group or society by common consent

Syn:exile

Ostracize

14

The equipment for a specific activity

Syn:gear;tools

Tackle

15

Numerous;large in quantity

Syn:profuse;abundant

Copious