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protrude - stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth
appellation - name; title
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
interrogate - question closely; cross-examine; cross-question
ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
languid - lacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless
underlying - lying below; fundamental
repartee - quick clever reply
sodden - thoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink