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inhibited - (of a person) unable to express what one really feels
isthmus - narrow neck of land connecting two larger bodies of land
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
controvert - oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
habituate - accustom or familiarize; addict
abusive - coarsely insulting; physically harmful
bacchanal - noisy party with a lot of drinking
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful