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::: appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
::: unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
::: freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
::: withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
::: diffidence - shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
::: dispatch - speediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed; V: send to a specified destination; finish promptly; kill
::: fallacious - false; based on a fallacy; misleading; N. fallacy: false idea or notion; false reasoning; Ex. popular fallacy; Ex. fallacy of the argument
::: verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
::: canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
::: exuberance - overflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly