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scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
imbecility - weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
defalcate - embezzle
petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
actuarial - calculating; pertaining to insurance statistics
predetermine - determine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly
resolution - determination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
jabber - chatter rapidly or unintelligibly