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serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
alcove - nook; recess
derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
aphasia - loss of speech due to injury or illness
apparent - evident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement
emasculate - weaken; castrate
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck