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1

to assign or distribute in shares or portions

allot

2

to bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself;

amass

3

bold, adventurous, recklessly daring

audacious

4

to yield to a request or command

comply

5

not having or using, lacking

devoid

6

the choice part of a group of people or things

elite

7

superior

elite

8

an iron hook used to grab and hold

grapple

9

to come to grips with, wrestle or fight with

grapple

10

to deprive of strength or ability

incapacitate

11

to stir up, provoke, start, incite

instigate

12

long life, long duration, length of life

longevity

13

in very great numbers;

myriad

14

a very great number

myriad

15

a point of view or general standpoint from which different things are viewed, physically or mentally

perspective

16

to trouble, make uneasy;

perturb

17

extraordinary in bulk, size, or degree

prodigious

18

connected with or related to the matter at hand

relevant

19

extremely nervous and easily frightened;

skittish

20

a rope or chain used to fasten something to a fixed object

tether

21

to fasten with a rope or chain

tether

22

a sounding together;

unison

23

to compete;

vie

24

stubbornly self-willed;

willful

25

to come together, assemble

amass

26

to make legally ineligible

incapacitate

27

to urge on;

instigate

28

the appearance to the eye of various objects at a given time, place, or distance

perspective

29

to disturb greatly;

perturb

30

to throw into confusion

perturb