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imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
brocade - rich, figured(patterned) fabric
maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
repartee - quick clever reply
conversant - familiar with; having knowledge of
conscript - draftee; person forced into military service; V.
anthropoid - manlike; resembling a human being; N.
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
shove - push forward; push roughly; Ex. pushing and shoving to get on the bus; N.