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fathom - comprehend; investigate; determine the depth of; N. unit of measurement for the depth of water
frail - weak; N. frailty
chalice - goblet; consecrated cup
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
debonair - (of men) friendly, charming, and fashionably dressed; aiming to please; CF. of good disposition
calculated - deliberately planned; likely
obituary - death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
estranged - separated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
sober - serious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober
substantial - of substance; material; solid; essential or fundamental; ample; considerable; well-to-do; wealthy