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recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
craven - cowardly
vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher
compatible - harmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
marsupial - one of a family of mammals that nurse their offspring in a pouch(pocket of skin or leather); CF. kangaroo, opossum, wombat
callow - youthful; immature; inexperienced
reprehensible - deserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame
respite - time for rest; interval of relief; delay in punishment; reprieve