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nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
engross - occupy fully; absorb
conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
incompatible - inharmonious; N. incompatibility
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
neologism - new or newly coined word or phrase
reconcile - make friendly again (after quarrel); make consistent (two ideas in opposition); correct inconsistencies; Ex. reconcile one's political principles with one's religious beliefs
stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court