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terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
avert - prevent; avoid; turn away (eyes or thought); Ex. An accident was averted by his quick thinking; Ex. She averted her eyes from the terrible sight.
disjointed - disconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
glare - shine intensely and blindingly; stare fixedly and angrily; N.
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
miscreant - wretch; wrongdoer; villain; Ex. kindness to the miscreant; CF. believe
mercantile - concerning trade or merchants
culprit - one guilty of a crime
annul - make void
nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis