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suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
prognosticate - predict (according to present indications)
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
mutilate - maim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part
impart - grant a share of; make known; Ex. news to impart
cupidity - greed (for wealth); CF. cupid; CF. Cupid
obese - excessively fat; N. obesity
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage