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circumscribe - limit; confine; draw a line around
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
castrate - remove the sex organs (of a male animal or person)
epitaph - inscription in memory of a dead person (as on a tombstone)
dwindle - shrink; reduce gradually
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
morose - ill-humored; sullen; sullenly melancholy
rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
noisome - foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real