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suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
leaven - add leaven to; cause to rise or grow lighter; enliven; N: agent, such as yeast, that causes dough to rise (by fermentation); element that lightens or enlivens
petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
expedite - hasten; make go faster
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
absolve - pardon (an offense)
agitate - stir up; disturb
horoscope - diagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers