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forfeit - something surrendered as punishment for a crime or breach of contract; V: lose as a forfeit; N. forfeiture
lucid - easily understood; clear; intelligible; N. lucidity
harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
negligible - so small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
jaundice - medical condition in which the skin, the white part of the eyes, etc. turn yellow; V: affect with jaundice; affect with prejudice, envy, or hostility; bias
reprimand - reprove severely; rebuke; N.
maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end
rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D