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ruffian - violent scoundrel; bully
grudging - unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
wary - very cautious; watchful
mimicry - imitation
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
conflagration - great fire
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
deprecate - express disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory
repercussion - rebound; reaction; reverberation; Ex. serious repercussion