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pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
wispy - thin; slight; barely discernible
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
predicament - difficult situation; tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma
momentum - quantity of motion of a moving body; impetus; moving force
rehabilitate - restore to proper condition (health or useful life); restore the former rank of
brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream
rustic - pertaining to country people; unsophisticated; simple; crude; uncouth; (of furniture) rough with the bark left on; N. rural person; rustic person
precedent - preceding (in time, rank, etc.)