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advocate - speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress
cameo - shell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film
meager - scanty; inadequate
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
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autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy
quiescent - dormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence