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continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
obituary - death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
acidulous - slightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
cogent - convincing
concatenate - link as in a chain
shove - push forward; push roughly; Ex. pushing and shoving to get on the bus; N.
incompatible - inharmonious; N. incompatibility
responsiveness - state of reacting readily to appeals, orders, etc.; ADJ. responsive: readily reacting; Ex. responsive to treatment