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usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
willful - wilful; intentional; headstrong
circumscribe - limit; confine; draw a line around
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
accomplice - partner in crime
disgruntle - make discontented
rapture - great joy and delight; ecstasy; ADJ. rapturous
fetter - shackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
intuition - immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition