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disconcert (v)

to confuse; to disturb the composure of

2

inconsequential (adj)

trifling; insignificant

3

infraction (n)

a breaking of a law or obligation

4

pillage (v)/(n)

to rob of goods by open force (as in war); plunder
the act of looting; booty

5

prate (v)

to talk a great deal in foolish or aimless fashion

6

punctilious (adj)

very careful and exact, attentive to fine points of etiquette or propriety

7

redoubtable (adj)

inspiring fear or awe; illustrious, eminent

8

restitution (n)

the act of restoring someone or sth to the rightful owner or to a former state or position; making good on a loss or damage

9

consternation (n)

dismay; confusion

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dissension (n)

disagree; sharp difference of opinion

11

gauntlet (n)

an armored or protective glove; a challenge; two lines of men armed with weapon with which to beat a person forced to run between them; an ordeal

12

ignoble (adj)

mean; low; base

13

odium (n)

hatred; contempt; disgrace or infamy resulting from hateful conduct

14

relegate (v)

to place to a lower position; to assign, refer, turn over; to banish

15

squeamish (adj)

inclined to nausea; easily shocked or upset; excessively fastidious or refined

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susceptible (adj)

open to; easily influenced; lacking in resistance

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dilatory (adj)

tending to delay or procrastinate; intended to delay or postponed

18

slovenly (adj)

untidy; dirty; careless

19

resuscitate (v)

to revive; bring back to consciousness or existence

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concoct (v)

to prepare by combining ingredients
make up (as a dish)
to invent, fabricate, devise