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::: disburse - pay out (as from a fund); N. disbursement; CF. purse
::: flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
::: doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
::: enterprise - willingness to take new ventures; initiative; business organization; plan (that is difficult or daring); Ex. their latest enterprise to sail round the world in a small boat
::: traverse - go through or across
::: convention - social or moral custom; established practice; formal meeting; international agreement
::: congruent - in agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous
::: impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
::: extort - wring from; get money by threats, etc.; obtain by force or threats; CF. extortionate: exorbitant
::: onus - burden; responsibility