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emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
optimum - most favorable; optimal; N: most favorable condition
dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal
hovel - shack; small wretched house
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
dissent - disagree
navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
unmitigated - (of something bad) not moderated; unrelieved or immoderate; without qualification; absolute; Ex. unmitigated disaster
spatula - broad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing
smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German