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suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress
obsequy - funeral ceremony
consecrate - dedicate; sanctify; declare as sacred; Ex. consecrate one's life to helping the poor
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
energize - invigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
congruent - in agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
anthropologist - student of the history and science of humankind