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censor - (in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
agog - highly excited; intensely curious
jabber - chatter rapidly or unintelligibly
catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
latch - fastening or lock consisting of a movable bar that fits into a notch; V: close with a latch
surrogate - substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.
rudimentary - elementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor