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optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
misogamy - hatred of marriage
coagulate - congeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
submerge - place under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work
adage - wise saying; proverb
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
succor - assist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.