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::: reimburse - repay; pay back
::: allay - calm; pacify
::: stoop - bend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying
::: auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
::: asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
::: lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
::: confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
::: brittle - hard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
::: impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
::: solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette