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retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
check - stop motion; curb or restrain
inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
Bacchanalia - the ancient Roman festival in honor of Bacchus
douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
mutablility - ability to change in form; fickleness; ADJ. mutable: able to change; fickle; CF. mutate; CF. mutant
ablution - washing
digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
infer - deduce; conclude; N. inference
purge - remove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.