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v. humiliate; lower or depress in rank or esteem
Exercise
v. agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
Exercise
n. the highest point; point in orbit most distant from the body being orbited
Exercise
a. leading a life of self-discipline and self-denial; austere
abate  Speak
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Exercise
v. subside; decrease; become less in amount or intensity
Exercise
a. slightly sour in taste or in manner; sharp; caustic
Exercise
v. make slender, fine, or small; weaken; lessen density of
Exercise
n. opening; diameter of such an opening; hole
abbreviation  Speak
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n. an indirect reference
Exercise
n. subtle but base deception; trickery; cleverness or skill; ingenuity
Exercise
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
a. strikingly appropriate and relevant; well-suited
abdicate  Speak
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a. causing contraction; having the effect of drawing tissue together; stern or austere
Exercise
v. give hint or indication of something; disclose partially or guardedly; overshadow; shade
Exercise
v. give up, renounce, abandon, lay down, or withdraw from, as a right or claim
Exercise
v. ease or lessen pain; satisfy or appease
abdication  Speak
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Exercise
v. ease or lessen pain; satisfy or appease
Exercise
v. give hint or indication of something; disclose partially or guardedly; overshadow; shade
Exercise
n. the act of giving up or renouncing a right, office, or position of power etc.
Exercise
a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
abet  Speak
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v. aid, usually in doing something wrong; encourage
Exercise
a. abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority
Exercise
a. tree-dwelling; treelike; living in trees
Exercise
n. suspended action; temporary cessation or suspension
abeyance  Speak
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a. easily approachable; warmly friendly
Exercise
n. person who adheres; one who follows or upholds a leader, party, cause
Exercise
v. adjust or calculate so as to reflect a rate that is based on a full year
Exercise
n. suspended action; temporary cessation or suspension
abhor  Speak
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v. fill with horror and loathing; horrify; hate
Exercise
a. preventing infection; having cleansing effect
Exercise
n. the act of giving up or renouncing a right, office, or position of power etc.
Exercise
a. strict or severe in discipline; severely simple and unornamented
abhorrent  Speak
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v. adjust or calculate so as to reflect a rate that is based on a full year
Exercise
n. abbreviation
Exercise
a. disgusting, loathsome
Exercise
v. assent; agree without protesting
abjure  Speak
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Exercise
v. collect; gather for oneself, as for one's pleasure or profit
Exercise
a. bitter and sharp in language, tone, or manner
Exercise
v. renounce upon oath; abandon forever
Exercise
a. easily approachable; warmly friendly
ablution  Speak
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a. antiquated; extremely old and ancient; belonging to very ancient times
Exercise
v. prove genuine; establish authenticity of
Exercise
n. dictator; ruler having unlimited power
Exercise
n. washing or cleansing of the body, especially as part of religious rite
abnegation  Speak
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n. underground bed or layer yielding ground water for wells and springs etc
Exercise
n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
Exercise
n. suspended action; temporary cessation or suspension
Exercise
n. repudiation; self-sacrifice; renouncing your own interests in favor of interests of others
abolition  Speak
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n. art or act of flying; specifically, the science or art of directing and controlling flying-machines
Exercise
n. ending; act of abolishing; act of doing away with
Exercise
v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
Exercise
n. entire horn, or any branch of the horn
abortive  Speak
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Exercise
v. renounce upon oath; abandon forever
Exercise
a. unsuccessful; failing to accomplish an intended objective; fruitless
Exercise
n. feeling of animosity
Exercise
n. embellishment; decoration; something that beautifies or adorns; ornament
abrade  Speak
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Exercise
v. give hint or indication of something; disclose partially or guardedly; overshadow; shade
Exercise
v. wear away by friction; scrape; erode
Exercise
n. temptation; enticement; any real or apparent good held forth, or operating, as a motive to action
Exercise
v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
abrasion  Speak
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Exercise
n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
Exercise
n. harshness of manner, roughness
Exercise
n. scratch; friction
Exercise
v. assent; agree without protesting
abridge  Speak
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v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
Exercise
v. deprive of oxygen to the extent of producing death or very serious symptoms; suffocate
Exercise
a. causing contraction; having the effect of drawing tissue together; stern or austere
Exercise
n. the act of giving up or renouncing a right, office, or position of power etc.
abrogate  Speak
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a. obscure; profound; difficult to understand.
Exercise
n. a large group of islands; a sea, containing a large number of scattered islands
Exercise
v. assent; agree without protesting
Exercise
a. abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority
abscond  Speak
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v. leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution
Exercise
n. subtle but base deception; trickery; cleverness or skill; ingenuity
Exercise
a. struck by shock, terror, or amazement
Exercise
n. an invisible breath; distinctive atmosphere or quality associated with something
abstemious  Speak
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Exercise
v. fill with horror and loathing; horrify; hate
Exercise
n. growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion
Exercise
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
a. sparing or moderation in eating and drinking; temperate
abstruse  Speak
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n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
v. adjust or calculate so as to reflect a rate that is based on a full year
Exercise
a. not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
Exercise
a. obscure; profound; difficult to understand.
accede  Speak
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v. agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
Exercise
n. abbreviation
Exercise
v. assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
Exercise
a. unsuccessful; failing to accomplish an intended objective; fruitless
acclivity  Speak
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n. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
Exercise
n. one who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; opponent
Exercise
n. book of literary selections by various authors
Exercise
n. upward slope, as of hill
accolade  Speak
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a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
Exercise
v. humiliate; lower or depress in rank or esteem
Exercise
n. award of merit; expression of approval; praise
Exercise
n. feeling of animosity
accretion  Speak
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a. sparing or moderation in eating and drinking; temperate
Exercise
n. eye defect that prevents proper focus
Exercise
n. growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion
Exercise
a. serving as aid or accessory; auxiliary
acerbity  Speak
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a. untrue; of questionable authorship or authenticity; erroneous; fictitious
Exercise
n. a large group of islands; a sea, containing a large number of scattered islands
Exercise
n. bitterness of speech and temper; sourness or acidness of taste, character, or tone
Exercise
n. abbreviation
acidulous  Speak
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n. opening; diameter of such an opening; hole
Exercise
a. slightly sour in taste or in manner; sharp; caustic
Exercise
v. give up, renounce, abandon, lay down, or withdraw from, as a right or claim
Exercise
v. give hint or indication of something; disclose partially or guardedly; overshadow; shade
acquiesce  Speak
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Exercise
n. fall or slide of a large mass, as of snow or rock, down a mountainside
Exercise
v. assent; agree without protesting
Exercise
n. one who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; opponent
Exercise
a. slightly sour in taste or in manner; sharp; caustic
acquisition  Speak
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Exercise
n. dictator; ruler having unlimited power
Exercise
n. feeling of animosity
Exercise
n. elevated place or structure before which religious ceremonies may be enacted or upon which sacrifices may be offered
Exercise
n. the act of acquiring or gaining possession
acrimonious  Speak
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a. strict or severe in discipline; severely simple and unornamented
Exercise
n. art or act of flying; specifically, the science or art of directing and controlling flying-machines
Exercise
a. bitter and sharp in language, tone, or manner
Exercise
a. capable of using either hand with equal ease
acrimony  Speak
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n. subtle but base deception; trickery; cleverness or skill; ingenuity
Exercise
n. place where bees and beehives are kept, especially where bees are raised for their honey
Exercise
n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
Exercise
ad. once more; again; in a new and different way
acronym  Speak
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n. a large group of islands; a sea, containing a large number of scattered islands
Exercise
a. constant in application or attention; diligent; unceasing or persistent
Exercise
n. abbreviation
Exercise
n. one who aspires, as to advancement, honors, or a high position
adage  Speak
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a. formless; lacking shape or definition
Exercise
n. an old saying, that has obtained credit by long use
Exercise
a. fragrant or sweet-smelling; caused by fragrant odor
Exercise
n. subtle but base deception; trickery; cleverness or skill; ingenuity
addle  Speak
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Exercise
n. art or act of flying; specifically, the science or art of directing and controlling flying-machines
Exercise
n. person with power to decide a dispute; judge
Exercise
n. sign of something coming; art or practice of foretelling events by signs or omens
Exercise
v. muddle; drive crazy; become confused
adherent  Speak
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n. repudiation; self-sacrifice; renouncing your own interests in favor of interests of others
Exercise
n. person who adheres; one who follows or upholds a leader, party, cause
Exercise
n. abbreviation
Exercise
v. humiliate; lower or depress in rank or esteem
adjudicate  Speak
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v. officially charge someone in a court of law
Exercise
n. contrast; direct contrast; opposition
Exercise
v. hear and settle a case by judicial procedure
Exercise
v. prove genuine; establish authenticity of
adjure  Speak
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v. appeal to or entreat earnestly; command or enjoin solemnly, as under oath
Exercise
n. book of literary selections by various authors
Exercise
v. humiliate; lower or depress in rank or esteem
Exercise
a. deviating from normal or common order, form, or rule
adorn  Speak
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Exercise
v. agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
Exercise
n. fall or slide of a large mass, as of snow or rock, down a mountainside
Exercise
a. curved or hooked like an eagle's beak
Exercise
v. enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments
adornment  Speak
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v. deprive of oxygen to the extent of producing death or very serious symptoms; suffocate
Exercise
n. award of merit; expression of approval; praise
Exercise
n. embellishment; decoration; something that beautifies or adorns; ornament
Exercise
n. opening; diameter of such an opening; hole
adroit  Speak
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n. contrast; direct contrast; opposition
Exercise
v. make impure by adding inferior or tainted substances
Exercise
n. the highest point; point in orbit most distant from the body being orbited
Exercise
a. skillful and adept under pressing conditions
adulterate  Speak
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v. make impure by adding inferior or tainted substances
Exercise
n. a combination of many different things; an alloy of mercury and other metals
Exercise
v. subside; decrease; become less in amount or intensity
Exercise
a. constant in application or attention; diligent; unceasing or persistent
adumbrate  Speak
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v. agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
Exercise
n. South Africa's policy of racial separation, in place from 1948 to 1990.
Exercise
v. inform; give notice to; make aware
Exercise
v. give hint or indication of something; disclose partially or guardedly; overshadow; shade
advert  Speak
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a. sparing or moderation in eating and drinking; temperate
Exercise
a. leading a life of self-discipline and self-denial; austere
Exercise
n. advertisement an ad; public promotion of some product or service
Exercise
a. preventing infection; having cleansing effect
affable  Speak
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Exercise
a. leading a life of self-discipline and self-denial; austere
Exercise
n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
Exercise
n. name; title; act of naming; act of appealing for aid, sympathy
Exercise
a. easily approachable; warmly friendly
aggrandize  Speak
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Exercise
n. art or act of flying; specifically, the science or art of directing and controlling flying-machines
Exercise
n. greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain
Exercise
v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
Exercise
v. increase scope of; extend; intensify; make greater in power, influence, stature, or reputation
aggregation  Speak
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Exercise
n. harshness of manner, roughness
Exercise
n. ending; act of abolishing; act of doing away with
Exercise
n. the act of acquiring or gaining possession
Exercise
n. several things grouped together or considered as a whole
aghast  Speak
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Exercise
a. of or pertaining to an atrium, especially the upper chambers of the heart
Exercise
a. fragrant or sweet-smelling; caused by fragrant odor
Exercise
a. struck by shock, terror, or amazement
Exercise
n. elevation to godhood; fact or action of becoming a god; an ideal example of something
agnostic  Speak
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n. one who is skeptical of existence of a god or any ultimate reality
Exercise
v. subside; decrease; become less in amount or intensity
Exercise
n. a combination of many different things; an alloy of mercury and other metals
Exercise
n. alcoholic beverage taken before a meal as an appetizer
aka  Speak
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v. officially charge someone in a court of law
Exercise
v. express agreement to what is alleged or proposed; accept
Exercise
ad. as known or named at another time or place; also known as
Exercise
n. one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs
alkali  Speak
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n. an old saying, that has obtained credit by long use
Exercise
n. contrast; direct contrast; opposition
Exercise
n. several things grouped together or considered as a whole
Exercise
n. soda ash; caustic soda, caustic potash; one of a class of caustic bases, such as soda, potash, and ammonia
allege  Speak
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n. award of merit; expression of approval; praise
Exercise
n. entire horn, or any branch of the horn
Exercise
a. constant in application or attention; diligent; unceasing or persistent
Exercise
v. to assert to be true
allude  Speak
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a. fit for growing crops, as by plowing
Exercise
a. bitter and sharp in language, tone, or manner
Exercise
v. refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion
Exercise
n. washing or cleansing of the body, especially as part of religious rite
allurement  Speak
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Exercise
n. loss of speech due to injury or illness
Exercise
n. temptation; enticement; any real or apparent good held forth, or operating, as a motive to action
Exercise
a. untrue; of questionable authorship or authenticity; erroneous; fictitious
Exercise
n. subtle but base deception; trickery; cleverness or skill; ingenuity
allusion  Speak
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v. refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion
Exercise
n. an indirect reference
Exercise
n. embellishment; decoration; something that beautifies or adorns; ornament
Exercise
n. an enclosed area, often outdoor, for the presentation of sporting events or other spectacular events
altar  Speak
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n. elevated place or structure before which religious ceremonies may be enacted or upon which sacrifices may be offered
Exercise
v. wear away by friction; scrape; erode
Exercise
n. entire horn, or any branch of the horn
Exercise
v. assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
amalgam  Speak
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a. serving to reduce sensibility to pain without loss of consciousness
Exercise
n. a combination of many different things; an alloy of mercury and other metals
Exercise
v. appeal to or entreat earnestly; command or enjoin solemnly, as under oath
Exercise
n. an invisible breath; distinctive atmosphere or quality associated with something
amalgamate  Speak
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a. fragrant or sweet-smelling; caused by fragrant odor
Exercise
a. antiquated; extremely old and ancient; belonging to very ancient times
Exercise
v. combine; unite in one body; mix or alloy a metal with mercury
Exercise
v. leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution
amass  Speak
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n. gradual decrease in numbers; reduction in work force without firing employees; wearing away of opposition by means of harassment
Exercise
v. collect; gather for oneself, as for one's pleasure or profit
Exercise
a. manlike; resembling a human, especially in shape or outward appearance
Exercise
n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
ambidextrous  Speak
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n. superiority or decisive advantage; domination
Exercise
a. tree-dwelling; treelike; living in trees
Exercise
a. capable of using either hand with equal ease
Exercise
n. the highest point; point in orbit most distant from the body being orbited
ambivalence  Speak
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n. state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes, such as love and hate
Exercise
n. severe and rigid economy; severe or rigorous simplicity; absence of adornment or luxury
Exercise
n. person who adheres; one who follows or upholds a leader, party, cause
Exercise
a. antiquated; extremely old and ancient; belonging to very ancient times
amble  Speak
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Exercise
n. moving at an easy pace; walk slowly or leisurely
Exercise
n. abbreviation
Exercise
n. growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion
Exercise
n. the act of giving up or renouncing a right, office, or position of power etc.
amenity  Speak
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n. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
Exercise
v. give hint or indication of something; disclose partially or guardedly; overshadow; shade
Exercise
n. elevation to godhood; fact or action of becoming a god; an ideal example of something
Exercise
n. something, such as an accomplishment or achievement; achievement
amorphous  Speak
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a. formless; lacking shape or definition
Exercise
a. bitter and sharp in language, tone, or manner
Exercise
n. strong feelings of aversion or dislike
Exercise
n. greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain
amplify  Speak
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v. broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase
Exercise
n. solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse
Exercise
n. expression of warm approval; praise
Exercise
n. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
amputee  Speak
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Exercise
n. the act of giving up or renouncing a right, office, or position of power etc.
Exercise
n. elevated place or structure before which religious ceremonies may be enacted or upon which sacrifices may be offered
Exercise
a. constant in application or attention; diligent; unceasing or persistent
Exercise
n. a person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation
analgesic  Speak
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v. subside; decrease; become less in amount or intensity
Exercise
a. serving to reduce sensibility to pain without loss of consciousness
Exercise
v. increase scope of; extend; intensify; make greater in power, influence, stature, or reputation
Exercise
n. elevation to godhood; fact or action of becoming a god; an ideal example of something
analogous  Speak
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n. award of merit; expression of approval; praise
Exercise
n. upward slope, as of hill
Exercise
a. comparable; similar or alike
Exercise
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
anathema  Speak
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v. express agreement to what is alleged or proposed; accept
Exercise
n. solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse
Exercise
v. give up, renounce, abandon, lay down, or withdraw from, as a right or claim
Exercise
n. sign of something coming; art or practice of foretelling events by signs or omens
ancillary  Speak
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a. serving as aid or accessory; auxiliary
Exercise
n. moving at an easy pace; walk slowly or leisurely
Exercise
v. renounce upon oath; abandon forever
Exercise
n. name; title; act of naming; act of appealing for aid, sympathy
anew  Speak
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n. a combination of many different things; an alloy of mercury and other metals
Exercise
v. claim without justification; claim for oneself without right
Exercise
ad. once more; again; in a new and different way
Exercise
n. growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion
animus  Speak
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a. untrue; of questionable authorship or authenticity; erroneous; fictitious
Exercise
n. loss of speech due to injury or illness
Exercise
n. advertisement an ad; public promotion of some product or service
Exercise
n. feeling of animosity
annotate  Speak
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a. serving to reduce sensibility to pain without loss of consciousness
Exercise
v. comment; make explanatory notes
Exercise
n. entire horn, or any branch of the horn
Exercise
v. claim without justification; claim for oneself without right
annualize  Speak
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v. adjust or calculate so as to reflect a rate that is based on a full year
Exercise
v. collect; gather for oneself, as for one's pleasure or profit
Exercise
v. assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
Exercise
a. free of artificiality; natural; open and honest
anodyne  Speak
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ad. once more; again; in a new and different way
Exercise
n. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
Exercise
n. source of relaxation or comfort; medicine that relieves pain
Exercise
a. self-governing; not controlled by others or by outside forces; independent
anomalous  Speak
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a. deviating from normal or common order, form, or rule
Exercise
n. dictator; ruler having unlimited power
Exercise
n. the act of acquiring or gaining possession
Exercise
n. award of merit; expression of approval; praise
antagonist  Speak
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n. loss of speech due to injury or illness
Exercise
v. ease or lessen pain; satisfy or appease
Exercise
n. one who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; opponent
Exercise
n. poise; self-confident assurance
antedate  Speak
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a. fit for growing crops, as by plowing
Exercise
n. the act of giving up or renouncing a right, office, or position of power etc.
Exercise
v. be earlier in time; go back further
Exercise
n. sign of something coming; art or practice of foretelling events by signs or omens
antediluvian  Speak
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a. unsuccessful; failing to accomplish an intended objective; fruitless
Exercise
n. South Africa's policy of racial separation, in place from 1948 to 1990.
Exercise
a. antiquated; extremely old and ancient; belonging to very ancient times
Exercise
n. greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain
anthology  Speak
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v. collect; gather for oneself, as for one's pleasure or profit
Exercise
n. book of literary selections by various authors
Exercise
a. strict or severe in discipline; severely simple and unornamented
Exercise
v. refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion
anthropoid  Speak
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n. entire horn, or any branch of the horn
Exercise
a. manlike; resembling a human, especially in shape or outward appearance
Exercise
n. an indirect reference
Exercise
n. feeling of animosity
antipathy  Speak
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n. one who is skeptical of existence of a god or any ultimate reality
Exercise
n. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
Exercise
a. curved or hooked like an eagle's beak
Exercise
n. strong feelings of aversion or dislike
antithesis  Speak
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n. a person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation
Exercise
v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
Exercise
v. to make similar, to incorporate or absorb into
Exercise
n. contrast; direct contrast; opposition
antler  Speak
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n. entire horn, or any branch of the horn
Exercise
v. assent; agree without protesting
Exercise
a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
Exercise
a. struck by shock, terror, or amazement
apartheid  Speak
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n. one who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; opponent
Exercise
v. agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
Exercise
v. leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution
Exercise
n. South Africa's policy of racial separation, in place from 1948 to 1990.
aperitif  Speak
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Exercise
n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
Exercise
n. eye defect that prevents proper focus
Exercise
n. alcoholic beverage taken before a meal as an appetizer
Exercise
n. underground bed or layer yielding ground water for wells and springs etc
aperture  Speak
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n. opening; diameter of such an opening; hole
Exercise
a. bitter and sharp in language, tone, or manner
Exercise
n. gradual decrease in numbers; reduction in work force without firing employees; wearing away of opposition by means of harassment
Exercise
a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
aphasia  Speak
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n. loss of speech due to injury or illness
Exercise
n. one who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; opponent
Exercise
a. strikingly appropriate and relevant; well-suited
Exercise
a. self-governing; not controlled by others or by outside forces; independent
aphorism  Speak
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n. definition or concise statement of principle; tersely phrased statement of truth or opinion
Exercise
a. of or pertaining to an atrium, especially the upper chambers of the heart
Exercise
n. abbreviation
Exercise
n. a person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation
apiary  Speak
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n. one who is skeptical of existence of a god or any ultimate reality
Exercise
n. place where bees and beehives are kept, especially where bees are raised for their honey
Exercise
n. open declaration; frank acknowledgment
Exercise
n. a person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation
aplomb  Speak
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n. poise; self-confident assurance
Exercise
n. ending; act of abolishing; act of doing away with
Exercise
a. curved or hooked like an eagle's beak
Exercise
n. contrast; direct contrast; opposition
apocryphal  Speak
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a. serving as aid or accessory; auxiliary
Exercise
a. fragrant or sweet-smelling; caused by fragrant odor
Exercise
a. untrue; of questionable authorship or authenticity; erroneous; fictitious
Exercise
a. causing contraction; having the effect of drawing tissue together; stern or austere
apogee  Speak
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n. the highest point; point in orbit most distant from the body being orbited
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n. a person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation
Exercise
n. book of literary selections by various authors
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a. skillful and adept under pressing conditions
apostate  Speak
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n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
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n. one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs
Exercise
n. person with power to decide a dispute; judge
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v. inform; give notice to; make aware
apotheosis  Speak
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n. elevation to godhood; fact or action of becoming a god; an ideal example of something
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a. skillful and adept under pressing conditions
Exercise
v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
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a. obscure; profound; difficult to understand.
appease  Speak
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v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
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n. loss of speech due to injury or illness
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ad. as known or named at another time or place; also known as
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v. to make similar, to incorporate or absorb into
appellation  Speak
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v. to make similar, to incorporate or absorb into
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n. name; title; act of naming; act of appealing for aid, sympathy
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v. collect; gather for oneself, as for one's pleasure or profit
Exercise
n. art or act of flying; specifically, the science or art of directing and controlling flying-machines
apposite  Speak
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n. art or act of flying; specifically, the science or art of directing and controlling flying-machines
Exercise
a. strikingly appropriate and relevant; well-suited
Exercise
a. curved or hooked like an eagle's beak
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a. fit for growing crops, as by plowing
apprise  Speak
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v. inform; give notice to; make aware
Exercise
n. fall or slide of a large mass, as of snow or rock, down a mountainside
Exercise
n. a person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation
Exercise
n. poise; self-confident assurance
approbation  Speak
99
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v. to make similar, to incorporate or absorb into
Exercise
ad. as known or named at another time or place; also known as
Exercise
n. greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain
Exercise
n. expression of warm approval; praise
appropriation  Speak
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v. assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
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v. give up, renounce, abandon, lay down, or withdraw from, as a right or claim
Exercise
n. funding; money set aside for a specific purpose
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ad. as known or named at another time or place; also known as
aquifer  Speak
101
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v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
Exercise
v. be earlier in time; go back further
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n. underground bed or layer yielding ground water for wells and springs etc
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n. ending; act of abolishing; act of doing away with
aquiline  Speak
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n. place where bees and beehives are kept, especially where bees are raised for their honey
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a. curved or hooked like an eagle's beak
Exercise
a. struck by shock, terror, or amazement
Exercise
v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
arable  Speak
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v. refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion
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v. make impure by adding inferior or tainted substances
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v. claim without justification; claim for oneself without right
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a. fit for growing crops, as by plowing
arbiter  Speak
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n. person with power to decide a dispute; judge
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a. fit for growing crops, as by plowing
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a. constant in application or attention; diligent; unceasing or persistent
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n. superiority or decisive advantage; domination
arboreal  Speak
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v. enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments
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a. tree-dwelling; treelike; living in trees
Exercise
v. combine; unite in one body; mix or alloy a metal with mercury
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n. abbreviation
archetype  Speak
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n. prototype; original model or type after which other similar things are patterned
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n. open declaration; frank acknowledgment
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n. temptation; enticement; any real or apparent good held forth, or operating, as a motive to action
Exercise
n. eye defect that prevents proper focus
archipelago  Speak
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n. a large group of islands; a sea, containing a large number of scattered islands
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n. one who aspires, as to advancement, honors, or a high position
Exercise
n. the highest point; point in orbit most distant from the body being orbited
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a. manlike; resembling a human, especially in shape or outward appearance
arena  Speak
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n. a large group of islands; a sea, containing a large number of scattered islands
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v. to make similar, to incorporate or absorb into
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n. an enclosed area, often outdoor, for the presentation of sporting events or other spectacular events
Exercise
v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
aromatic  Speak
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n. look, or particular appearance of the face; the visual percept of a region
Exercise
a. fragrant or sweet-smelling; caused by fragrant odor
Exercise
v. leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution
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a. untrue; of questionable authorship or authenticity; erroneous; fictitious
arraign  Speak
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n. person with power to decide a dispute; judge
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v. muddle; drive crazy; become confused
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v. officially charge someone in a court of law
Exercise
n. harshness of manner, roughness
arrears  Speak
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n. being in debt; unpaid, overdue debt or an unfulfilled obligation
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n. an indirect reference
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v. appeal to or entreat earnestly; command or enjoin solemnly, as under oath
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n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
arrogate  Speak
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v. claim without justification; claim for oneself without right
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a. serving as aid or accessory; auxiliary
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a. slightly sour in taste or in manner; sharp; caustic
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v. assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
artifice  Speak
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a. not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
Exercise
n. subtle but base deception; trickery; cleverness or skill; ingenuity
Exercise
n. greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain
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n. abbreviation
artless  Speak
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n. harshness of manner, roughness
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a. free of artificiality; natural; open and honest
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a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
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a. comparable; similar or alike
ascendancy  Speak
115
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n. superiority or decisive advantage; domination
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n. abbreviation
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n. advertisement an ad; public promotion of some product or service
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n. an old saying, that has obtained credit by long use
ascetic  Speak
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a. fit for growing crops, as by plowing
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a. capable of using either hand with equal ease
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a. leading a life of self-discipline and self-denial; austere
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n. ending; act of abolishing; act of doing away with
aseptic  Speak
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a. preventing infection; having cleansing effect
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v. broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase
Exercise
n. poise; self-confident assurance
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a. deviating from normal or common order, form, or rule
aspect  Speak
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v. prove genuine; establish authenticity of
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n. soda ash; caustic soda, caustic potash; one of a class of caustic bases, such as soda, potash, and ammonia
Exercise
n. look, or particular appearance of the face; the visual percept of a region
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v. refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion
asperity  Speak
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n. strong feelings of aversion or dislike
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ad. once more; again; in a new and different way
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n. gradual decrease in numbers; reduction in work force without firing employees; wearing away of opposition by means of harassment
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n. harshness of manner, roughness
asphyxiate  Speak
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a. capable of using either hand with equal ease
Exercise
n. one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs
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a. untrue; of questionable authorship or authenticity; erroneous; fictitious
Exercise
v. deprive of oxygen to the extent of producing death or very serious symptoms; suffocate
aspirant  Speak
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n. greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain
Exercise
n. a large group of islands; a sea, containing a large number of scattered islands
Exercise
v. aid, usually in doing something wrong; encourage
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n. one who aspires, as to advancement, honors, or a high position
assail  Speak
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v. assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
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v. wear away by friction; scrape; erode
Exercise
n. definition or concise statement of principle; tersely phrased statement of truth or opinion
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n. contrast; direct contrast; opposition
assent  Speak
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n. contrast; direct contrast; opposition
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v. collect; gather for oneself, as for one's pleasure or profit
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v. express agreement to what is alleged or proposed; accept
Exercise
n. look, or particular appearance of the face; the visual percept of a region
assiduous  Speak
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a. constant in application or attention; diligent; unceasing or persistent
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v. ease or lessen pain; satisfy or appease
Exercise
a. abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority
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v. to assert to be true
assimilate  Speak
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a. fit for growing crops, as by plowing
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v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
Exercise
v. to make similar, to incorporate or absorb into
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v. combine; unite in one body; mix or alloy a metal with mercury
assuage  Speak
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v. ease or lessen pain; satisfy or appease
Exercise
a. fragrant or sweet-smelling; caused by fragrant odor
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a. deviating from normal or common order, form, or rule
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a. easily approachable; warmly friendly
astigmatism  Speak
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a. serving as aid or accessory; auxiliary
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v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
Exercise
n. eye defect that prevents proper focus
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a. comparable; similar or alike
astringent  Speak
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a. sparing or moderation in eating and drinking; temperate
Exercise
n. bitterness of speech and temper; sourness or acidness of taste, character, or tone
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a. causing contraction; having the effect of drawing tissue together; stern or austere
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a. serving as aid or accessory; auxiliary
asymmetric  Speak
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a. not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
Exercise
n. scratch; friction
Exercise
n. eye defect that prevents proper focus
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n. one who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; opponent
atrial  Speak
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n. book of literary selections by various authors
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v. inform; give notice to; make aware
Exercise
a. of or pertaining to an atrium, especially the upper chambers of the heart
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a. easily approachable; warmly friendly
attainment  Speak
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n. something, such as an accomplishment or achievement; achievement
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a. disgusting, loathsome
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v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
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n. strong feelings of aversion or dislike
attenuate  Speak
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n. animosity, sharp or bitter hatred
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n. one who is skeptical of existence of a god or any ultimate reality
Exercise
v. make slender, fine, or small; weaken; lessen density of
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n. poise; self-confident assurance
attrition  Speak
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n. gradual decrease in numbers; reduction in work force without firing employees; wearing away of opposition by means of harassment
Exercise
n. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
Exercise
n. contrast; direct contrast; opposition
Exercise
a. of or pertaining to an atrium, especially the upper chambers of the heart
audacious  Speak
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n. temptation; enticement; any real or apparent good held forth, or operating, as a motive to action
Exercise
a. preventing infection; having cleansing effect
Exercise
a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
Exercise
n. source of relaxation or comfort; medicine that relieves pain
augury  Speak
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n. state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes, such as love and hate
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a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
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n. sign of something coming; art or practice of foretelling events by signs or omens
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n. an indirect reference
aura  Speak
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n. an invisible breath; distinctive atmosphere or quality associated with something
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n. loss of speech due to injury or illness
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a. serving to reduce sensibility to pain without loss of consciousness
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v. muddle; drive crazy; become confused
austere  Speak
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v. leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution
Exercise
a. strict or severe in discipline; severely simple and unornamented
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v. refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion
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v. collect; gather for oneself, as for one's pleasure or profit
austerity  Speak
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n. prototype; original model or type after which other similar things are patterned
Exercise
a. fit for growing crops, as by plowing
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n. severe and rigid economy; severe or rigorous simplicity; absence of adornment or luxury
Exercise
a. tree-dwelling; treelike; living in trees
authenticate  Speak
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v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
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v. express agreement to what is alleged or proposed; accept
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n. a large group of islands; a sea, containing a large number of scattered islands
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v. prove genuine; establish authenticity of
autocrat  Speak
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n. dictator; ruler having unlimited power
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n. an invisible breath; distinctive atmosphere or quality associated with something
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n. growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion
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n. poise; self-confident assurance
autonomous  Speak
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n. pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
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n. funding; money set aside for a specific purpose
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n. an enclosed area, often outdoor, for the presentation of sporting events or other spectacular events
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a. self-governing; not controlled by others or by outside forces; independent
avalanche  Speak
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n. fall or slide of a large mass, as of snow or rock, down a mountainside
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n. an indirect reference
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v. assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
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a. tree-dwelling; treelike; living in trees
avarice  Speak
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n. greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain
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n. South Africa's policy of racial separation, in place from 1948 to 1990.
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a. formless; lacking shape or definition
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v. increase scope of; extend; intensify; make greater in power, influence, stature, or reputation
aver  Speak
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v. declare to be true; affirm
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a. not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
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n. loss of speech due to injury or illness
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n. repudiation; self-sacrifice; renouncing your own interests in favor of interests of others
aviation  Speak
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v. assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
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a. manlike; resembling a human, especially in shape or outward appearance
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v. enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments
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n. art or act of flying; specifically, the science or art of directing and controlling flying-machines
avocation  Speak
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a. causing contraction; having the effect of drawing tissue together; stern or austere
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v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
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n. activity taken up in addition to one's regular work or profession, usually for enjoyment
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v. prove genuine; establish authenticity of
avow  Speak
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n. entire horn, or any branch of the horn
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v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
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a. easily approachable; warmly friendly
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n. moving at an easy pace; walk slowly or leisurely
avowal  Speak
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n. severe and rigid economy; severe or rigorous simplicity; absence of adornment or luxury
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n. open declaration; frank acknowledgment
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n. definition or concise statement of principle; tersely phrased statement of truth or opinion
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n. growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion