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suitable,fitting,likely

apt

2

quick to learn

apt

3

in a turned or twisted position or direction

awry

4

wrong, out of the right of hoped-for course

awry

5

short club used as a weapon

bludgeon

6

to strike with a heavy club

bludgeon

7

to use force or strong arguments to gain some point

bludgeon

8

to end resistance, give up, surrender, throw in the towel

capitulate

9

to warm by rubbing, to wear sore by rubbing

chafe

10

to feel annoyance or dissatisfaction, annoy, irk;

chafe

11

to strain or press against;

chafe

12

a sore or injury caused by rubbing

chafe

13

to make unclean or dirty;

defile

14

destroy the purity of;

defile

15

to march in a single line;

defile

16

a narrow passage

defile

17

gorge, canyon

defile

18

dreadful, causing fear or suffering

dire

19

warning of trouble to come

dire

20

demanding immediate action to avoid disaster

dire

21

charming, tending to get rid of unfriendliness or suspicion

disarming

22

in bad humor, discontented, annoyed

disgruntled

23

to advance beyond the usually or proper limits, trespass

encroach

24

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

endow

25

to ward off, resist

fend

26

to get along, manage

fend

27

freedom from punishment

impunity

28

air, manner

mien

29

appearance

mien

30

expression

mien