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Adroit

Shrewd; resourceful ; dexterous

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Adversary

Opponent; foe; enemy

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Avert

Prevent; forestall; obviate

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Cogent

Convincing; sound

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Demolish

Destroy; raze; smash

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Evaporate

Disappear; vanish

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Fiscal

Financial; monetary; pecuniary

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Hamper

Hinder; impede: obstruct

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Humid

Damp; moist; wet

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Inundate

Flood; deluge; overwhelm; swamp

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Mammoth

Gigantic; giant; huge; enormous

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Manifest

Evince; demonstrate; reveal

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Obnoxious

Reprehensible; objectionable; offensive

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Plight

Predicament; dilemma

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Replenish

Refill; renew; restore

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Repirmand

Condemnation; censure; reproof

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Rescind

Annul; cancel; repeal: abolish

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Reticent

Closed- mouthed; silent;

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Revere

Venerate: worship

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Sinister

Malevolent; ominous