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venturesome - (of a person) bold; adventurous; daring; (of an action) risky
allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
metallurgical - pertaining to the art of removing metals from ores; N. metallurgy: science that deals with extracting metals from ores
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
truncate - cut the top off; shorten
convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive
minatory - menacing; threatening
vex - annoy; distress
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments