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stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
disaffected - disloyal; lacking loyality; V. disaffect: cause to lose affection or loyalty
abscission - cutting off; separation
whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
distrait - absentminded; distracted
liquidate - settle accounts; pay off (a debt); clear up; eliminate; kill or abolish
simian - monkeylike; N: ape or monkey
creed - system of religious or ethical belief
dregs - sediment in a liquid; lees; worthless residue