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sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
capricious - unpredictable; fickle
stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
dissent - disagree
dispatch - speediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed; V: send to a specified destination; finish promptly; kill
ancillary - serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.
epitome - perfect example or embodiment; brief summary; Ex. epitome of good manners; V. epitomize: make an epitome of; be an epitome of; embody
fallow - (of land) plowed but not sowed (to improve the quality); uncultivated