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cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
craven - cowardly
unanimity - complete agreement; ADJ. unanimous
desolate - make desolate; forsake; abandon and desert
acrimonious - stinging; caustic; bitter in words or manner; N. acrimony: bitter ill-natured animosity in speech or behavior
compartment - one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
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