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redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
dislodge - remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the food caught in his throat; CF. lodge
cistern - reservoir or water tank
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship
frantic - wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote