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scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
subversive - tending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?
incident - event; event that causes a crisis
transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion
dominate - control; rule; enjoy a commanding position in; overlook from a height;
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart