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repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
seminary - school for training future ministers; secondary school, especially for young women
colander - utensil with perforated bottom used for straining
suffuse - spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.
obviate - make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
potentate - monarch; sovereign
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
desultory - aimless; haphazard; digressing at random
haughtiness - pride; arrogance; ADJ. haughty