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trickle - flow in drops or in a thin stream; N.
mandate - order; charge; authoritative command; power to govern another country; power to given to a government; region under administration; V: give a mandate to; place under a mandate; Ex. mandated territory
liquidate - settle accounts; pay off (a debt); clear up; eliminate; kill or abolish
quench - assuage or satisfy (thrust); slake; douse or extinguish; put out; suppress
tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
panacea - cure-all; remedy for all diseases
tablet - small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall