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::: subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
::: nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
::: slake - satisfy (thirst); quench; sate
::: impalpable - imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
::: punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
::: appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
::: sovereignty - complete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern
::: emancipate - set free; liberate
::: mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
::: unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation