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bookish - fond of books and reading
bouillon - clear beef (or meat) soup
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums
cryptic - mysterious; hidden; secret
philanthropist - lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy
suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
olfactory - concerning the sense of smell
dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
insurmountable - overwhelming; unbeatable; insuperable