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stalemate - deadlock; situation in which further action is blocked
contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
agog - highly excited; intensely curious
precedent - preceding (in time, rank, etc.)
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
antipathy - aversion; dislike or opposition
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
demerit - fault; bad quality
arboreal - of or living in trees