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subaltern - subordinate
submissive - willing to obey orders; yielding; timid
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
pervert - corrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural
pedagogue - teacher; CF. child leader
circumspect - prudent; cautious; acting after careful thought
vigilant - watchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
deterrent - something that discourages or deters
authoritarian - subordinating the individual to the state; completely dominating another's will; Ex. authoritarian regime/father
ejaculation - exclamation; abrupt ejection (to discharge sperm); V. ejaculate