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sanguinary - bloody; with much bloodshed
recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism
incarcerate - imprison
prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly
squabble - minor quarrel; bickering; V: engage in a minor quarrel; Ex. squabbling children
exclaim - cry out suddenly; N. exclamation; ADJ. exclamatory
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph