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Word: cower

Definition: shrink quivering as from fear; cringe


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::: pillage - plunder
::: decapitate - behead
::: genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
::: sacrosanct - invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
::: nirvana - in Buddhist teachings, the ideal state in which the individual loses himself in the attainment of an impersonal beatitude
::: insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
::: marvel - To become filled with wonder or astonishment; N. One that evokes surprise, admiration, or wonder.
::: affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
::: levity - lack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner
::: beseech - beg; plead with