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hoodwink - deceive; delude
confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking
progenitor - ancestor
bifurcated - divided into two branches; forked
waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim
tarry - linger; delay in starting or going; dawdle
irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy