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::: impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
::: psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
::: apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
::: tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
::: foresight - ability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future
::: castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
::: gnarled - twisted
::: propitiate - appease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory
::: rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
::: allude - refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference