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compromise - adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of; put into danger, disrepute, or a dishonorable position; Ex. compromise one's principle; N.
dialectical - relating to the art of debate; mutual or reciprocal; Ex. dialectical situation; N. dialectic: art of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments
inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
gainsay - deny
deft - neat; skillful
depreciate - lessen in value; belittle; represent as of little value
nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
cascade - small waterfall
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough