[ sin-uh-pahyn, -pin ]
/ ˈsɪn əˌpaɪn, -pɪn /
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Origin of sinapine
First recorded in 1830–40; from Latin sināp(i) “mustard” (from Greek sínāpi ) + -ine2
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