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feign - pretend
migratory - wandering; V. migrate: move from one region and settle in another; move periodically from one region to another
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
scrimmage - disorderly fight between two or more people
attribute - essential quality; V: ascribe; explain
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
memorial - something, such as a monument or holiday, intended to honor the memory of a person or event; ADJ: commemorative
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
avid - greedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity