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Eventually
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Sympathetic
showing that you understand and care about their problems
Inkling
[Suspicion] a slight knowledge of something that is happening or about to happen
Moot
[North American English] unlikely to happen and therefore not worth considering
Rascal
(humorous) a person, especially a child or man, who shows a lack of respect for other people and enjoys playing tricks on them
Sop
a small, not very important, thing that is offered to somebody who is angry or disappointed in order to make them feel better
Riposte
to make a quick and clever reply to somebody/something, especially to a criticism
Pillory
___ sb - to criticize somebody strongly in public
Graft
Verb: make money by dishonest way
Ensnare
(formal) [trap] to make somebody/something unable to escape from a difficult situation or from a person who wants to control them
Hence
for this reason
Reprieve
to officially cancel or delay a punishment for a prisoner who is condemned to death
Relish
[enjoy] to get great pleasure from something; to want very much to do or have something
Guff
ideas or talk that you think are stupid
Ombudsman
an official whose job is to examine and report on complaints made by ordinary people about companies, the government or public authorities