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bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
allege - state without proof
stalemate - deadlock; situation in which further action is blocked
authoritarian - subordinating the individual to the state; completely dominating another's will; Ex. authoritarian regime/father
finite - limited
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
compliance - conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply
interloper - intruder; one who interferes
predispose - give an inclination toward (in advance); make susceptible to; Ex. predispose people to certain cancer; N. predisposition