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amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
alienate - make unfriendly or hostile; estrange; separate; change the ownership of
menagerie - collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo
embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
indifferent - unmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
complacency - self-satisfaction; smugness; ADJ. complacent
malignant - tending to cause death; highly injurious; aggressively malevolent; Ex. malignant tumor