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delusive - deceptive; likely to delude; misleading; raising vain hopes; Ex. delusive promises
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.
subjugate - conquer; bring under control
burnish - make shiny by rubbing; polish
dominant - exercising the most influence; high and easily seen; stronger than the other part of a system; not recessive
ravenous - extremely hungry; voracious
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