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repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
plausible - conceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious
abridge - condense or shorten
sundry - miscellaneous; various; several; N. sundries: small miscellaneous items
gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
cupidity - greed (for wealth); CF. cupid; CF. Cupid
graduate - arrange into categories or grades; divide into marked intervals (for use in measurement); Ex. graduated ruler