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wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
vendor - seller
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
circumscribe - limit; confine; draw a line around
chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
benefactor - gift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
frustrate - thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
clique - small exclusive group of people