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grill - question severely; cook on a grill; broil; N: cooking surface of parallel metal bars
cohabit - live together
apolitical - having an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs
bookish - fond of books and reading
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
circuitous - roundabout
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
dote - be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction