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::: smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
::: soluble - able to be dissolved in a liquid; able to be worked out or solved
::: sophist - teacher of philosophy; quibbler; employer of fallacious reasoning; N. sophism: plausible but fallacious argument
::: illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
::: spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
::: insurrection - rebellion; uprising
::: jest - playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully
::: existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
::: slither - slip or slide
::: nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)