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pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress
favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person
mangy - shabby; wretched; suffering from mange; of bad appearance
fringe - decorative edge of hanging threads; edge
brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again
barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
collate - examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)