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casualty - serious or fatal accident; person killed or wounded in an accident or battle
impeach - charge (a public official) with crime in office; raise doubts about; indict; Ex. impeach a witness's credibility
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
encircle - surround
inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
impair - injure; hurt; damage
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
regatta - boat or yacht race