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Word: expurgate

Definition: clean; remove offensive parts of a book


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::: forum - public square of an ancient Roman city; public place for open discussion; court of law
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::: maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end
::: substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
::: blight - plant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
::: unimpeachable - that cannot be impeached; beyond doubt or question; blameless and exemplary
::: wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
::: obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
::: presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
::: weary - tired after long work; V.