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Word: manacle

Definition: restrain; handcuff; N.


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::: extirpate - root up; uproot; destroy completely
::: polarity - state of having two opposite qualities
::: whinny - neigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
::: subsume - include (as a member of a group); encompass
::: incoherent - unintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
::: pellucid - transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
::: viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
::: warrant - justification; written order that serves as authorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee
::: barterer - trader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money
::: percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion