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::: prance - move about in a spirited manner (proudly and confidently)
::: suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
::: extort - wring from; get money by threats, etc.; obtain by force or threats; CF. extortionate: exorbitant
::: indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
::: posthumous - after death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
::: inflated - exaggerated; pompous; enlarged (with air or gas)
::: perforate - pierce; put a hole through
::: optometrist - one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects
::: augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
::: catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis