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::: conjecture - surmise; guess; V.
::: subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
::: peon - landless agricultural worker; bond servant; menial worker; N. peonage
::: depreciate - lessen in value; belittle; represent as of little value
::: gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
::: repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
::: bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
::: avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
::: mesmerize - hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer
::: fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)