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stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
slaughter - killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers
slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
perpetual - everlasting
demean - disgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity; behave
feral - (of an animal) not domestic; wild
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.