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::: mortician - undertaker; CF. death
::: subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
::: culvert - artificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
::: betoken - signify; indicate; be a sign of
::: vicarious - experienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
::: coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.
::: daunt - intimidate; frighten; discourage; dishearten
::: coax - persuade by flattery
::: tactile - pertaining to the organs or sense of touch
::: crestfallen - dejected; dispirited