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Word: browbeat

Definition: bully; intimidate


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::: precipice - cliff; dangerous position; Ex. on the edge of the precipice
::: nugatory - worthless; futile
::: earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
::: endemic - prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic
::: equitable - fair; impartial; OP. inequitable
::: epigram - witty thought or saying, usually short
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::: sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
::: commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
::: cogent - convincing