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cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
natation - swimming
frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
cauterize - burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or caustic substance to stop bleeding and prevent infection
suffragist - advocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
solvent - able to pay all debts; N. solvency
encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.