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stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
bivouac - temporary encampment; camp without tents; V.
defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
inebriated - habitually intoxicated; drunk; N. inebriety
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
rampant - growing or spreading uncontrollably; growing in profusion; unrestrained; Ex. rampant lawlessness/weed
terrestrial - on or relating to the earth