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probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
atrocity - brutal deed; ADJ. atrocious
gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe
chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
actuate - motivate; activate; cause to act
permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
unwarranted - unjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
cuisine - style of cooking; Ex. French cuisine
hypnosis - induced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize
coercion - use of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce