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gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
squabble - minor quarrel; bickering; V: engage in a minor quarrel; Ex. squabbling children
dysentery - inflammatory disorder of the lower intestinal tract
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
virile - manly; having masculine spirit or strength; full of strength
aristocracy - hereditary nobility; privileged class; government by nobility; N. aristocrat
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments