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enact - make (a bill) into law
hindsight - understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
controvert - oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
wastrel - waster; profligate
forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
skirmish - minor fight; minor battle in war; V.
epaulet - (epaulette) ornament worn on the shoulder (of a uniform, etc.)