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precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
protocol - diplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
arsenal - storage place for military equipment
impinge - infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
irreconcilable - impossible to reconcile; incompatible; not able to be resolved