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rivet - metal pin used for fastening metal plates together; V: fasten with a rivet; engross
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
recrimination - countercharges; V. recriminate
droll - queer and amusing
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
ultimatum - last demand; last warning; last statement of conditions that must be met; Ex. They have ignored our ultimatum.
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck
demolition - destruction; V. demolish