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encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
manacle - restrain; handcuff; N.
problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
chaff - worthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff
facilitate - help bring about; make less difficult
meditation - reflection; thought; V. meditate
iridescent - exhibiting rainbowlike colors; Ex. iridescent oil slick; N. iridescence
jabber - chatter rapidly or unintelligibly
lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
pillory - punish by placing in a wooden frame or pillory; subject or expose to criticism and ridicule; N.