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balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
asinine - stupid; Ex. asinine remarks
expunge - cancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
prone - inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
execute - put into effect; carry out; kill as a lawful punishment; N. execution
ascertain - find out for certain; make certain
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
defection - desertion