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REPRESSION
Unconscious exclusion of painful impulses, desires, or fears
CHAMOIS
Piece of cloth
SIMONIZE
To polish and wax
AVID
Ardent desire
APPROBATION
Warm approval; praise
TREPIDATION
Alarm or dread; apprehension
CRESTFALLEN
Dispirited and depressed
MERCURIAL
Changeable
REMINISCENCES
Recollecting past experiences or events
POMPOUS
Excessive self-esteem; arrogance
INCIPIENT
Being apparent
ANEMIC
Lacking vitality; weak
INCARNATE
Invested with bodily nature and form
TAUNTINGLY
Incite, mock, insult
PRIMPS
To groom oneself
SCRIM
woven cotten or linen fabric
LACONIC
Use of few words
DISPEL
To rid one's mind of
PHILANDERING
Ingage in love affairs
VALISE
A small piece of hand luggage
IGNORAMUS
Stupid person
IMBUE
To inspire or influence
STOLID
Revealing little emotion or sensibility
AUDACITY
Fearless
SURLY
Anger
REMISS
Lacks in duty
AURA
Quality that seems to cover a person
PAWNED
A deposit, something given as security for a loan
LIMBERING
Bending, contorting
CARTE BLANCHE
Unrestricted power
MYSTIFY
To confuse or puzzle mentally
GRANDLY
Large and impressive in size
PENNANTS
Flag
CANDIDLY
Openness, sincerity
SOTTO VOCE
Soft tones
LAVISHLY
Wasteful manner
BEFUDDLED
To confuse; perplex
ARCHLY
Craftly
IMPLACABLY
Impossible to placate, appease, or pacify
FLARE
Intensify, errupt
OMINOUSLY
Evil omen
SELF-LOATHING
Dislake of oneself
ELEGIACALLY
Involving elegy or mourning or expressing sorrow
REQUIEM
Service of the dead
SEETHING
State of turmoil or fermnt
PULSATION
A single beat, throb, or vibration
STOOP
A small porch
IDYLLIC
Simple and carefree
DORMER
A window set vertically into a small gable projecting from a sloping roof
CRUDE
Lacking taste or tact; blunt
AFFLICTION
A condition of pain, suffering, or distress
ENTHRALLED
To hold spellbound; captivate
KNICKERS
Long bloomers; underwear
ADONIS
Any handsome young man
ROLLICK
Move in a carefree manner
REGENTS
One who rules during the absence of a monarch
EVASIVE
escape, avoid
SACCHARINE
Having a cloyingly sweet attitude
LOCAL
Of or relating to a particular place
OBSTREPEROUS
Noisily and stubbornly defiant
JUXTAPOSE
To place side by side for comparison or contrast
INSINUTES
Induce or insert by settle or artful means
CONFRERE
A fellow member of a fraternity
TENABLE
Capable of being maintained in arugments
FEASIBLE
possible
TRANSPARENT
easily seen thru or transparent
FALTER
Stumble
NARCISSISM
Excessive love or admiration of oneself
DARWINISM
Notion of natural selection; survival of the fitess
MENAGERIE
A collection of live wild animals or exhibition