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tipple - drink (alcoholic beverages) frequently; N: alcoholic drink
relent - become less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
onus - burden; responsibility
shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors
intrepid - fearless
grievance - cause of complaint; complaint
dissolution - disintegration; reduction to a liquid form; looseness in morals; sensual indulgence; debauchery; ADJ. dissolute: lacking in moral restraint; leading an immoral life
scenario - plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird