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skulduggery - (skullduggery) dishonest behavior or action; Ex. skulduggery in the election
disjunction - act or state of separation; disunity; CF. disjunctive: expressing a choice between two ideas; CF. conjunction; CF. conjunctive
irrepressible - unable to be restrained or held back; impossible to hold back
gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
prosaic - lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
execute - put into effect; carry out; kill as a lawful punishment; N. execution