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::: restive - impatiently restless (induced by external coercion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately resisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF. not a general synonym for `restless'
::: feign - pretend
::: gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
::: cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty
::: dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
::: ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
::: misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
::: immolate - offer or kill as a sacrifice (by fire)
::: ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
::: compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse