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Word: emollient

Definition: soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.

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::: feign - pretend
::: antiseptic - substance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
::: insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
::: conversant - familiar with; having knowledge of
::: sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
::: hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
::: contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
::: factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
::: perimeter - outer boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference
::: unexceptionable - entirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism