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palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
equestrian - rider on horseback; ADJ.
suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress
receptive - quick or willing to receive (ideas, suggestions, etc.); Ex. receptive to the proposal
seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
loquacious - talkative; N. loquacity
extricate - free from an entanglement or difficulty; disentangle
inane - silly; senseless; Ex. inane remarks; N. inanity
marsupial - one of a family of mammals that nurse their offspring in a pouch(pocket of skin or leather); CF. kangaroo, opossum, wombat
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough