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Catalyst

A substance that causes or hastens a chemical reaction; any agent that causes change

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Morose

Having a gloomy or sullen manner not friendly or social able

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Hew

To shape or cut down with an ax; to hold to

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Ghastly

Frightful, horribleness, death pale

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Credible

Believable

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Annihilate

To destroy completely

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Pliant

Bending readily; easily influenced

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Fated

Determined in advance by destiny or fortune

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Hoodwink

To mislead by a trick, swindle

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Irate

Angry

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Incinerate

Complicated, difficult to understand

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Pauper

Poor person

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Fabricate

To make manufacture to makeup invent

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Admonish

To caution or advise against
To scold mildly
To remain of duty

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Deadlock

A standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces
To bring to a standstill

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Relinquish

To let go or give up

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Unbridled

Uncontrolled lacking in restraint

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Muddle

To make a mess of, middle through, to get by
A hopeless mess

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Erratic

Not regular or consistent; different from what is ordinarily accepted; u dependable