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engender - cause; produce; give rise to
skirmish - minor fight; minor battle in war; V.
flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
unfaltering - steadfast; firm; not changing
gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
discrepancy - lack of consistency or agreement as between facts; difference; Ex. discrepancy between two descriptions
beguile - deceive; mislead or delude; cheat; pass time pleasantly; charm or attract; Ex. beguiling smile
inverse - opposite
asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape