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Word: stultify

Definition: make stupid in mind; cause to appear or become stupid or inconsistent; suppress; frustrate or hinder; Ex. stultifying effect of uninteresting work; Ex. stultify free expression


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::: protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
::: invoke - call and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God
::: affiliation - joining; associating with
::: confluence - flowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together
::: impudence - impertinence; insolence
::: lounge - stand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way
::: recline - lie down
::: seismic - pertaining to earthquakes
::: astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
::: abash - embarrass