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inexorable - relentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises
incorporeal - without a material body; insubstantial
venturesome - (of a person) bold; adventurous; daring; (of an action) risky
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
jeopardize - endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger
maul - handle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer
skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit