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terse - concise; abrupt; pithy
suckle - give or take milk at the breast or udder
decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
decoy - lure or bait; V.
bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
frustrate - thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose