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quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
intransigence - refusal of any compromise; stubbornness; ADJ. intransigent: uncompromising
pauper - very poor person
depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
disjointed - disconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
raucous - (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
arbiter - person with power to decide a matter in dispute; judge who is in a position ot make influential judgments; Ex. supreme arbiter of fashion in beachware