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Word: hypnosis

Definition: induced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize


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::: uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
::: stultify - make stupid in mind; cause to appear or become stupid or inconsistent; suppress; frustrate or hinder; Ex. stultifying effect of uninteresting work; Ex. stultify free expression
::: evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
::: carefree - free from worries; having no problems
::: commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
::: padre - chaplain (in the armed forces)
::: pandemonium - wild tumult(commotion); wild noisy disorder; CF. Paradise Lost
::: truism - self-evident truth
::: facsimile - copy
::: reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights