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forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
brochure - pamphlet
stupefy - stun; make numb (as with a drug); amaze
centrifugal - radiating; departing from the center
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
grudging - unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)