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imprecation - curse; swearword
suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress
prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?
obtuse - blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding
facsimile - copy
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
allege - state without proof
pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe