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comport - bear one's self; behave; Ex. comport oneself; N. comportment
anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
practicable - feasible
ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
incur - bring upon oneself
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow