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uninhibited - having no inhibitions; free in behavior and feelings
transcribe - copy; write a copy of; N. transcription
condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
progenitor - ancestor
quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit
conundrum - riddle; difficult problem