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stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
beget - father; become the father of; produce; give rise to
enormity - hugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
aboriginal - being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native; indigenous; N. aborigine
demerit - fault; bad quality
fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
abstemious - sparing in eating and drinking; temperate
asunder - into parts; apart; V. sunder
tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar