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whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
uninhibited - having no inhibitions; free in behavior and feelings
defer - give in respectfully; submit; delay till later; exempt temporarily; N. deferment; CF. show respect, comply with, courteous
encircle - surround
apothegm - (apophthegm) pithy, compact saying
illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
perjury - false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
dissipate - squander; waste foolishly; scatter
mason - one who builds or works with stone or brick; N. masonry: work of a mason; stonework or brickwork