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embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
irremediable - incurable; uncorrectable; impossible to remedy
perforate - pierce; put a hole through
nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart