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sacred

hallowed

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sadness

anguish
meloncholy

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safe

secure

4

safe place

sanctuary
retreat

5

said nothing

gave no reply

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same as

tantamount to

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same kind (all of the same kind)

homogenous

8

same old people

usual suspects

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sample of

sampling

10

sane

firmly tethered

11

satisfy

satiate

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satisfy a distasteful need

pander to

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saturate

imbue

14

save (rescue)

salvage

15

saving

redemption

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say hi

exchange pleasantries

17

saying

maxim
adage

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scandal

grist for gossip

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scarce

a rarity

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scarcity

dearth of

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scare

unnerve

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scared

petrified

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scathing

salty

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scatter

intersperse

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scattered

strewn about

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schemes

contrivances

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scold

chide
berate
chastise

28

scolding (a scolding)

a reproach

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scraping

abrading

30

screechy

shrill

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scum

beneath contempt

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search

forage
scour

33

searching for

in search of

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secluded

cloistered

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second rate

provincial

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second thoughts

ancillary

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secret

sensitive

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secretive

furtive

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secretly

surreptitiously

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see

discern

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see a difference

draw a distinction

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seeming

ostensible

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self-control

restraint

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self-deprecating

diffident

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self-evident truth

an axiom

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self-punishment

penance

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self-righteous

smug

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self-satisfied

smug

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selflessnesss

altruism

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sell

tout

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sensational

lurid

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sense

sensibility

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separate between

differentiate

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separated itself with

parted company with

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separting

distinguishing

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series (a series of)

a cavalcade of
a succession of

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serious

sobering
grave

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serious enough to

sufficient to warrant

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seriously

all joking aside

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seriousness

gravity

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set fire to

set ablaze

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set right

remedy

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settled in

ensconced

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several

a host of

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severe

harsh

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sexually excessive

prurient

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shady

roguish

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shallow

superficial

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shameful

inglorious

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shaped by

wrought by

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sharp

acute

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sharpen

hone

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shine

luster

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shiny

lustrous

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shipment of

consignment of

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shocking

arresting

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shockingly bad

egregious

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short (brief)

fleeting

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short-lived

ephemeral

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short story

anecfote

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shortage of

deficit of
dearth of

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shorten

abridge
truncate

83

shortly after

thereupon

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shortness

brevity

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should do what they say

should defer to the

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shout

yammer

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show confusion

flounder

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show of

veneer of

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show-off (a show-off)

one with a penchant for self-aggrandizement

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show off (likes to show off)

flaunt it

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shows signs of

exhibit signs of

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showy

ostentatious

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shunning

balking at

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shy

diffident

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sick

indisposed

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sick looking

cadaverous

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sickness

affliction

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sign (a signal)

harbinger

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signer of a contract

signatory

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significant

substantive

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silence

lucid stillness

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silent

taciturn

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similar

analogous
akin to

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simple

modest

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sin (a sin)

a transgression

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site

venue

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skeptics

naysayers

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sketchy

anecdotal at best

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skill

prowess

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skillfull

deft
adroit

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skillfully put together

well wrought

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skinny

of slight figure
emaciated

113

skirt chaser

casual in his affections

114

slaverty

servitude

115

slight

faint
remote

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slightly open

ajar

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slip of the tongue

freudian slip

118

slob

unkempt

119

slope

gradient

120

slow

halting

121

slur

a generalized term of abuse

122

small

diminutive

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small talk

preliminaries

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small tweaks

marginal tweaks

125

smart-mouthed

impertinent

126

smarts

sharp wit

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smooth

fluid

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smoothly

seamlessly

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sneaky

under false pretenses

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so

consequently

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so-called

supposed

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so long as

provided

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so young

at so tender an age

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social conventions

decorum

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social mistake

impropriety

136

soggy

sodden

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solve

remedy

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something for something (transactional)

quid pro quo

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something sticking out

protuberance

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somewhat

to some extent

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somewhere else

elsewhere

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soon enough

in due time

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sorry

repentant

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sort of

of sorts

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soul mate

kindred spirit

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sound more english

anglicize

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sour

acerbic

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spare time

vacant hours

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specialty

my forte

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specifically

namely that

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speculate

surmise

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speculation

conjecture

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spell

incantation

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spelled out

enunciated

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spend

expend

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spend your way out of it

employing Keynesian tactics

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spirited

exuberant

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splash

douse

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split (a split)

a schism

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split (to split)

diverge

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spoil

defile

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spontaneous

impromptu

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spread

proliferated

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spreading

rampant

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spying

espionage

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squandering of resources

dissipation

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stable

well adjusted

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start

commence

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started up again

resumed

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stash

cache

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state

assert

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statement

assertion

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stay

remain
linger

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steady

unswerving

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steal

siphon

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steep

precipitous

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step by step

incrementally

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stereotypical

proverbial

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stick out

protrude

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stiffness

reticence

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still

nonetheless

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stipulation

with the caveat that

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stir to action

galvanize support

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stir up trouble

foment

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stop

thwart

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storage place

depository

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stomry

tempestuous

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strange

peculiar

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strange thigns

curiosities

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straying

errant

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stenghten

bolster

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stretched their necks

craned their necks

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strict

stringent

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strict moral behavior

puritanical

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strife filled

contentious

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stripped of its

divested of its

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strong

unwavering
robust

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strongest

predominant

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struggling

grappling with

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stubborn

intractable
obstinate

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style

convention

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subdue

quell

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submissive

obliging
complaisant
amenable

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substitude

surrogate

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subtle

nuanced

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sue happy

litigious

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suffer

endure

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suffering

affliction

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sugarcoat it

to put it charitably

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suggest

posit

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superiority

preeminence

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supervise

preside over

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suppliers of

purveyors of

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supplies

provisions

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supporter

adherent of
advocate
proponent

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supremacy

primacy

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supreme

sovereign

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sureness

certitude

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surpassed

eclipsed

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surprise

defy expectations

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surprise attack

preemptive strike

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suprised

taken aback

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surrender power

abnegate

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surround

encircle

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surviving influence

vestiges

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susceptible

predisposed to

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suspicious of

wary of

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sweets

confections

229

symbolic of

emblematic of

230

sympathize with

commiserate with

231

sympathy

consolation

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systematize

codify