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quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
churlish - boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo
commemorate - honor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
anneal - reduce brittleness and improve toughness by heating and cooling (metal or glass)
disbar - make (a lawyer) leave the bar or the legal profession
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
latch - fastening or lock consisting of a movable bar that fits into a notch; V: close with a latch
tranquillity - calmness; peace