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concordat - formal agreement
withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
addle - make or become confused; muddle; drive crazy; become rotten (egg)
nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
memorialize - commemorate
generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
haggard - wasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners
maraud - move in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army