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rue - regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
seasonable - occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute
perfidious - treacherous; disloyal; N. perfidy: treachery
pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious
leaven - add leaven to; cause to rise or grow lighter; enliven; N: agent, such as yeast, that causes dough to rise (by fermentation); element that lightens or enlivens
discombobulated - discomposed; confused
brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream