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stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
expeditious - done with speed; quick; N. expedition
causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
awful - terrible; very bad
spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.