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infraction - violation (of a rule or regulation); breach
steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
rankle - irritate; fester; annoy
ambivalence - the state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes or opinions
gentry - people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
conversant - familiar with; having knowledge of
glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap