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suckle - give or take milk at the breast or udder
appall - dismay; shock deeply
veritable - being truly so; real or genuine; actual; not false or imaginary
internecine - mutually destructive
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
enlist - (cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)
default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals