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peremptory - demanding and leaving no choice; imperative; Ex. peremptory decree/knock
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
virtuoso - highly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
predicament - difficult situation; tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma
bombardment - attack (as with missiles or bombs); V. bombard
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
corrugated - wrinkled; ridged