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::: preempt - prevent in advance; head off(forestall); forestall by acting first; appropriate for oneself before others; supplant; take the place of; displace; Ex. preempt any attempts; ADJ. preemptive
::: enunciate - announce; proclaim; utter or speak, especially distinctly; pronounce clearly; articulate; Ex. This theory was first enunciated by him.
::: cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
::: prosperity - good fortune and financial success; physical well-being
::: foible - small weakness of character; slight fault; CF. feeble
::: nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
::: insurrection - rebellion; uprising
::: stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
::: rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
::: conciliatory - reconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)