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repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
domineer - rule over tyrannically
cartographer - map-maker
plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
ignoble - unworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
isthmus - narrow neck of land connecting two larger bodies of land
cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
affirmation - positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination
propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs