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n. Syn. relinquish
lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm

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giving up completely; freedom from constraint

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shortening something by omitting parts of it

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n. Syn. suspension
suspended action; temporary cessation or suspension

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endure; put up with; bear; tolerate

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n. Syn. capacity; skill
capacity; skill

Spelling Word: ability
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a. Syn. anomalous; unusual
unusual; not typical; not normal

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on a ship, train, plane or other vehicle; in or into a group, organization, or business

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v. Syn. cancel; annul
cancel; put an end to; destroy completely

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ending; act of abolishing; act of doing away with

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termination of pregnancy; failure of a plan

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a. Syn. unsuccessful; fruitless
unsuccessful; failing to accomplish an intended objective; fruitless

Spelling Word: abortive
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v. Syn. condense; shorten
condense; shorten; reduce length of written text

Spelling Word: abridge
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a. Syn. abolish
abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority

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a. Syn. sudden; unforeseen
broken off; very steep; having sudden transitions from one subject to another

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state of being absent; state of being away

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a. Syn. missing
go away or leave ; missing; not present

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a. Syn. complete; certain
perfect in quality or nature; complete; totally unlimited; certain

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ad. Syn. utterly; definitely
utterly; definitely

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v. Syn. monopolize; receive
assimilate or incorporate; suck or drink up; occupy full attention

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n. Syn. assimilation; reception
process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion; state of mental concentration

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a. Syn. theoretical; abstruse
theoretical; not concrete; not applied or practical; difficult to understand

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a. Syn. preposterous; ridiculous; foolish
preposterous; ridiculously incongruous or unreasonable; foolish

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quality of being absurd or inconsistent with obvious truth, reason, or sound judgment; logical contradiction

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n. Syn. profusion; richness
great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing

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a. Syn. plentiful
plentiful; possessing riches or resources

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n. Syn. misuse
improper use or handling; misuse

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a. Syn. scholarly; collegiate; theoretical
related to school; not practical or directly useful; relating to scholarly organization; based on formal education

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school for special instruction; society of scholars, scientists, or artists

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v. Syn. agree; assent; concede
agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede

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v. Syn. speed; hasten
move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected

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faster rate of improvement; rate of change of velocity with respect to time

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n. Syn. approach
approach; entry; entrance

Spelling Word: access
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a. Syn. obtainable; approachable
easily approached or entered; obtainable; easy to talk to or get along with

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n. Syn. adjunct; appendage
additional object; useful but not essential thing; subordinate or supplementary item

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event that takes place without one's foresight or expectation; sudden, and unexpected event

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a. Syn. unexpected; unforeseen
unexpected; unforeseen

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ad. Syn. inadvertently
inadvertently; by chance; casually; fortuitously; not essentially or intrinsically

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v. Syn. adapt; oblige
do a favor or service for; provide for; supply with; make suitable; adapt; allow for

Spelling Word: accommodate
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living quarters provided for public convenience; something that meets a need; convenience

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act of accompanying someone or something

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travel with; be associated with

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v. Syn. finish; achieve
succeed in doing; bring to pass; achieve; reach the end of; complete

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n. Syn. achievement; fulfillment
achievement; fulfillment

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n. Syn. agreement; treaty
settlement or compromise of conflicting opinions; written agreement between two states

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n. Syn. report; description
narrative or record of events; reason given for a particular action or event

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one who maintains and audits business accounts

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system that provides quantitative information about finances

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increase, accumulate, or come about as a result of growth; accumulate over time

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v. Syn. collect
pile up; collect; mount up; increase

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n. Syn. accretion; concentration
increase by natural growth or addition; concentration

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quality of nearness to the truth or the true value

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a. Syn. precise; correct
capable of providing a correct reading or measurement; performing with care and precision

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n. Syn. indictment; charge
indictment; charge of wrongdoing that is made against a person or other party

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v. Syn. blame; condemn
blame; condemn

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v. Syn. accomplish; fulfill
gain with effort; accomplish; fulfill

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n. Syn. feat; accomplishment
feat; accomplishment; award for completing a particular task or meeting an objective

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sour; water-soluble compounds having a sour taste; quality of being sarcastic, bitter, or scornful

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v. Syn. recognize; admit
declare to be true or admit; express obligation, thanks

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v. Syn. Inform
inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar

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personal knowledge or information about someone or something

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known by or familiar with another; informed or familiar

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v. Syn. obtain; gain
gain through experience or effort; gain possession of; locate with tracking system

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n. Syn. acquirement; attainment
act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something

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from side to side; crosswise, or in a direction opposed to the length

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v. Syn. encourage; stimulate
make active or more active; stimulate; make radioactive

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ad. Syn. energetically; vigorously
energetically; vigorously; in an active manner; voluntarily, not passively

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a. Syn. true; real
true; real; being, existing, or acting at the present moment; current

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ad. Syn. truly; really
truly; really; in fact

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a. Syn. keen; sharp
quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe

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v. Syn. alter; modify
make fit for; change to suit a new purpose

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n. Syn. modification; adjustment
modification; alteration or adjustment in structure or habits

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a. Syn. further; extra
further; extra; supplemental or added to

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n. Syn. addition; supplement
addition; supplement

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make a formal speech to; deal with or discuss; direct efforts or attention of

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a. Syn. sufficient; enough
sufficient; enough to meet a purpose

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v. Syn. stick; bond
stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with

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n. Syn. glue; paste
glue; paste ; substance that unites or bonds surfaces together

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a. Syn. adjoining; neighboring
adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near

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v. Syn. attach
be next to; be contiguous to; border on

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v. Syn. adapt; regulate
adapt; regulate

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making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances

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v. Syn. govern; supervise
govern; supervise; give or apply medications

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n. Syn. management; supervision; executive
management; supervision; people who are in charge for management; activity of government for powers and duties

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of or relating to or responsible for administration

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favorable judgment; feeling of pleasure, wonder, and approval

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v. Syn. esteem; appreciate
regard with wonder or astonishment; view with surprise; marvel at

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n. Syn. admittance; entrance; access
act or practice of admitting; power or permission to enter

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permit to enter; receive; provide the right or a means of entrance to

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ad. Syn. doubtlessly; surely
doubtlessly; in an acknowledged manner; confessedly

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n. Syn. youth; juvenescence
state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity

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a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity;

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v. Syn. accept
accept; take on; raise; take into one's family

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act of accepting with approval

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v. Syn. idolize; adorn
worship with profound reverence; pay divine honors to; regard with the utmost esteem and affection

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v. Syn. decorate
enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments

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n. Syn. embellishment; decoration
embellishment; decoration; something that beautifies or adorns; ornament

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one who has attained maturity or legal age; fully grown

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v. Syn. further; progress
proceed; move forward; improve; moving forward

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improved; highly developed or complex; ahead of the times; progressive

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n. Syn. risk; venture
something happens without design; chance; hazard; risk; danger

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a. Syn. valiant; venturesome
valiant; venturesome; inclined or willing to incur hazard or engage in adventures

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n. Syn. opponent; contestant
opponent in contest; someone who offers opposition

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a. Syn. unfavorable; hostile
in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose

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n. Syn. poverty; misfortune
state of misfortune, hardship, or affliction; misfortune

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v. Syn. notify
give notice to; inform or apprise; make known; give public notice of

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proper to be advised or to be done; expedient; prudent; ready to receive advice

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v. Syn. urge; support
speak, plead, or argue in favour of; plead for; push for something

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of the air or atmosphere; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air

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have an emotional or cognitive impact upon

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n. Syn. fondness; love
fondness; tender feeling toward another; fondness

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a. Syn. loving
having affection or warm regard; loving; fond; kindly inclined; zealous

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v. Syn. associate; incorporate
associate; incorporate

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v. Syn. assert; confirm
assert; confirm

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n. Syn. confirmation
positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath

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confirmative; ratifying; giving assent or approval; confirming

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v. Syn. pay; risk
pay; provide; have the financial means for; bear the cost of

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able to pay for

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a business that serves other businesses; an administrative unit of government

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n. Syn. representative; delegate; deputy
one that acts on behalf of other persons or organizations

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v. Syn. worsen; exacerbate
worsen; make worse or more troublesome

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v. Syn. gather; accumulate
gather into a mass, sum, or whole; amount to

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several things grouped together or considered as a whole

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making assaults; unjustly attacking; combative; hostile; tending to spread quickly

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n. Syn. attacker; assailant; invader
one that engages in aggression; person who first attacks

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v. Syn. disturb
cause to move with violence or sudden force; upset; disturb

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n. Syn. anxiety; disturbance
anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance

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extreme pain of mind or body; anguish; last struggle of life; death struggle

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a. Syn. pleasing; acceptable
ready to consent or submit; acceptable

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state of agreeing; harmony of opinion, statement, action, or character

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practice of cultivating the land or raising stock

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person or thing that promotes or helps in something done; helper; assistant

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n. Syn. sickness; illness; affliction
sickness; illness; affliction

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n. Syn. objective; object; plan
point or direct towards an object or spot with the intent of hitting it

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be broadcast on television or radio

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vehicle that can fly, such as an airplane, helicopter, balloon

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passageway between rows of seats, as in an auditorium or an airplane; wing of a building

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half-open; slightly turned or opened

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any sound or information intended to give notice of approaching danger

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a list of names; a register for visitors; a blank book, in which to insert autographs sketches, memorial writing of friends, photographs

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warning serves; alarm; condition of heightened watchfulness or preparation for action

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a. Syn. strange; unfamiliar; foreign
dissimilar, inconsistent, or opposed in nature; very different place, society, or person

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v. Syn. estrange; transfer; separate
cause to become unfriendly or hostile; transfer property or ownership; isolate or dissociate emotionally

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n. Syn. arrangement; association; alliance
arrangement; association; alliance

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a. Syn. similar; resembling
similar; in the same manner or to the same degree

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excessively sensitive; susceptible; having an allergy

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hyper sensitivity reaction; abnormally high sensitivity to certain substances

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state of being allied; act of allying or uniting; a union or connection of interests between families, states, parties

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v. Syn. assign
assign; distribute according to plan

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v. Syn. distribute
parcel out in parts or portions; distribute to each individual concerned; assign as a share or lot

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n. Syn. authorization; permission
approval; act of allowing, granting, or admitting

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v. Syn. combine; mix
combine; mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate

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n. Syn. confederate; partner; collaborator
confederate; partner; collaborator

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a. Syn. solitary; by oneself
solitary; by oneself

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by the length; in a line with the length; onward; forward; in company; together

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along or by the side; side by side with

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v. Syn. modify; change; convert
modify; cause to change; make different; convert

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a. Syn. substitute
happening or following in turns; succeeding each other continuously; substitute

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successive change from one thing or state to another and back again

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one of two or more things, ideas or courses of action that may be used; option; choice

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n. Syn. elevation; height
elevation especially above sea level; height

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silvery ductile metallic element

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a. Syn. nonprofessional; inexpert
nonprofessional; lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art

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v. Syn. stun; astonish; shock
astonish; affect with wonder

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n. Syn. wonder; surprise
wonder; state of extreme surprise or wonder; astonishment

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authorized messenger or representative

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state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty

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unclear or doubtful in meaning

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n. Syn. aspiration

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a. Syn. aspiring; enterprising
aspiring; having a strong desire for success or achievement

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field hospital organized as to follow an army in its movements; wagon for conveying the wounded to hospital

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v. Syn. correct; improve
change for the better; improve; remove faults or errors

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n. Syn. correction; revision
correction; revision

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compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation

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a. Syn. agreeable; lovable
good-natured and likable; lovable; warmly friendly

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a. Syn. friendly
exhibiting friendliness or goodwill; not quarrelsome

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ad. Syn. among
in the middle of; among; surrounded by

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n. Syn. weapon
military stores or provisions; articles used in weapons, as powder, balls, shot, shells

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n. Syn. quantity; sum
total of two or more quantities; aggregate; sum

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a. Syn. abundant
more than enough in size or scope or capacity; fairly large

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addition of extra material or illustration or clarifying detail

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v. Syn. intensify; increase
broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase

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v. Syn. absorb; distract; bewilder
occupy in an agreeable, pleasing, or entertaining fashion; cause laughter or be funny; delude or deceive

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n. Syn. similarity; parallelism
similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity

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n. Syn. study; investigation
study; investigation; process of breaking down a substance into its constituent parts

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of analysis; resolving into elements or parts

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v. Syn. diagnose; examine; analyze
diagnose; examine

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n. Syn. forefather; forebear
forefather; forebear; forerunner or predecessor

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v. Syn. fasten
secure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; narrate or coordinate

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n. Syn. episode; story
short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography

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sharp-cornered; consisting of an angle or angles; stiff in manner

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endowed with life; alive; living; animated

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act of animating, or giving life or spirit; state of being animate or alive.

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joint which connects the foot with the leg; tarsus

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v. Syn. attach
append or attach; take possession of; incorporate into an existing political unit

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annual; yearly; annual return of the day on which any notable event took place

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v. Syn. herald; proclaim
herald; give out; proclaim; make known publicly

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formal public statement; act of making known publicly

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one who proclaims a message publicly

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v. Syn. disturb; irritate
disturb, especially by minor irritations; irritate

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occurring or payable every year

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ad. Syn. yearly
yearly; each year; returning every year; year by year

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n. Syn. hostility; enmity
active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor

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one who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; opponent

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opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it

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a. Syn. antibacterial
of or relating to chemical substance that kills microorganisms and cures infections

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v. Syn. expect; predict
act in advance of; deal with ahead of time; predict

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n. Syn. expectation
something expected; pleasurable expectation; wishing with confidence

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n. Syn. relic; curio
any furniture old and valuable; out of fashion

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word of opposite meaning; counter term

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concern something in state of painful uneasiness; state of restlessness and agitation

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a. Syn. eager; keen; worried
eager; keen; worried; uneasy and apprehensive about an uncertain event or matter

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in any way or manner whatever; at any rate; in any event

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separately, in regard to space or company; in a state of separation as to place; aside

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v. Syn. imitate
imitate; mimic, as an [___] imitates human actions

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beg pardon

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n. Syn. regret
acknowledgment expressing regret or asking pardon for a fault or offense; explanation or excuse

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n. Syn. equipment
a group of parts that work together to perform given function; appliance or device for particular purpose

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a. Syn. visible
capable of being seen, or easily seen; open to view; visible to eye

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n. Syn. attraction; charm
attraction; charm; attract; fascinate; challenge

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a. Syn. attractive; charming
attractive; charming

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n. Syn. appendage; adjunct; concomitant
something appended or added

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n. Syn. desire
instinctive physical desire, especially one for food or drink

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v. Syn. clap; acclaim
acclaim; express approval, especially by clapping the hands

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durable goods for home or office use; device or instrument for household use

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capable of being applied; fit or suitable to be applied; having relevance

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n. Syn. candidate

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n. Syn. diligence
close attention; work of applying something; verbal or written request for assistance

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v. Syn. exert
exert; put into service; avail oneself to;

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v. Syn. designate; nominate
designate; nominate

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n. Syn. arrangement
act of putting a person into a non-elective position; arrangement

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a. Syn. considerable; perceptible
considerable; perceptible

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v. Syn. admire; value
be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of

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n. Syn. recognition; taste
recognition; taste; judgment or opinion, especially a favorable one

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having or showing a just or ready appreciation or perception

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works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner

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n. Syn. access; method
access; method

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v. Syn. acquire; allocate
acquire; take possession of for one's own use; set apart for specific use

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n. Syn. sanction; endorsement
official approbation; endorsement; act of approving

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v. Syn. ratify
ratify; consider right or good; think or speak favorably of

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v. Syn. approach
approach; come near

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ad. Syn. about; roughly
about; roughly

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a. Syn. appropriate; suitable
likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand

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n. Syn. intelligence; talent
inherent ability; quickness in learning and understanding

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a. Syn. capricious; impulse
randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle

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n. Syn. judge; arbiter
someone chosen to judge and decide disputed issue; one having power to make authoritative decisions

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continuous portion of a circle; something curved in shape

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any part of a curved line

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study of artifacts and relics of early mankind

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one who designs and supervises the construction of buildings or other large structures

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art and science of designing and erecting buildings; buildings and other large structures

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a. Syn. intense; passionate; zealous
displaying or by strong enthusiasm or devotion; passionate

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a. Syn. hard; strenuous
demanding great effort or labor; difficult

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plane surface, as of the floor of a room; open space in a building; the enclosed space; extent; scope; range

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playing field where sports events take place; large structure for open-air sports or entertainments

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invent and offer reasons to support or overthrow a proposition, opinion, or measure; debate

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v. Syn. spring
come up from a lower to a higher position; come above the horizon; spring up; come into action

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hereditary nobility; privileged class

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one of the aristocracy or people of rank in a community; one of a ruling class; a noble

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theory of numerical calculations

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defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons

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n. Syn. weapon
weapons considered collectively; official symbols of a family

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v. Syn. excite; stimulate; awake
excite; stimulate; awaken from or as if from sleep

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v. Syn. plan; schedule
put in proper order; dispose in the manner intended, or best suited for the purpose

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n. Syn. composition; order
composition; order

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v. Syn. marshal
set out for display or use; place in orderly arrangement

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stop or slow down; catch someone's attention; take into custody

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n. Syn. pride; haughtiness
overbearing pride; haughtiness; manifest feeling of personal superiority in rank, power, or estimation

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a. Syn. overbearing; lofty
arising from feeling or assumption of one's superiority toward others

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n. Syn. essay; editorial
essay; editorial; individual thing or element of a class

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a. Syn. unreal
made by humans; produced rather than natural.

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v. Syn. climb; mount
climb; mount

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v. Syn. discover; insure
find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of

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v. Syn. refer; attribute; assign
inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality

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affected by shame; abashed or confused by guilt

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on, or to, one side; out of a straight line, course, or direction; at a little distance from the rest

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n. Syn. respect; facet
distinct feature or element in a problem; a way in which something can be viewed by the mind

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white crystalline compound drug to relieve pain and reduce fever and inflammation

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act of assassinating; killing by treacherous violence; murder of public figure by surprise attack

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n. Syn. attack; onslaught
attack; onslaught

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v. Syn. gather
put together; bring or call together into a group or whole

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n. Syn. gathering; meeting
gathering; meeting; a group of persons gathered together for common reason

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v. Syn. declare
declare or state with confidence; put oneself forward boldly

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v. Syn. estimate; judge
estimate value; judge worth of something

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n. Syn. evaluation; judgment
act of judging or assessing; amount determined as payable

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v. Syn. appoint; allot
appoint; allot; make over; point out authoritatively or exactly

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n. Syn. task; job
task given to students; job; distribution; appointment

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v. Syn. help
give help or support to, especially as a subordinate

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activity of contributing to fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose

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n. Syn. helper; aide
helper; person who assists or helps someone else

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v. Syn. pertain; connect
connect or join together; combine

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n. Syn. alliance; connection
connection, whether of persons of things; union of persons in a company or society for some particular purpose

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a. Syn. varied; miscellaneous
varied; miscellaneous

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n. Syn. variety; conglomerate
variety; collection containing a variety of sorts of things

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v. Syn. suppose; presume
suppose; presume; take on; bear

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n. Syn. hypothesis; supposition
something taken for accepted as true without proof; taking over or taking possession of

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n. Syn. certainty; confidence; insurance; guaranty
promise or pledge; certainty; self-confidence; freedom from doubt

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v. Syn. solidify; guarantee; convince
solidify; guarantee; convince

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made sure; exhibiting confidence or authority; indubitable

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v. Syn. surprise; shock
surprise; shock

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v. Syn. surprise; shock
affect with wonder; surprise; shock

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away from the correct path or direction, either in a literal or in a figurative sense; wandering

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a physicist who studies astronomy

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a. Syn. celestial
enormously large or extensive; relating to astronomy

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branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and universe as a whole

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sports man; one who contended for prize in public games

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a bound volume of maps, charts, or tables

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n. Syn. air

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a tiny piece of anything; the smallest component of an element having the chemical properties of the element

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of or relating to or comprising atoms; immeasurably small

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v. Syn. fasten; annex
fasten; annex; be in contact with

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n. Syn. preference; affection
a bond, as of affection or loyalty; fond regard; supplementary part; accessory

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offensive move; expression of strong criticism; hostile comment

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v. Syn. gain
achieve or accomplish; gain

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n. Syn. try; endeavor; effort
action of trying at something

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be present at; go to; take care of; tend

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act of being present

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n. Syn. aide; servant
aide; servant; accompanying; person who participates in a meeting

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n. Syn. concentration; care
act or state of attending or heeding; application of the mind to any object of sense, representation, or thought

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a. Syn. considerate; thoughtful
alert and watchful; considerate; thoughtful

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story or room directly below the roof of a building, especially a house;

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posture, action, or disposition of a figure or a statue

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n. Syn. lawyer
lawyer; one who is appointed by another to act in his place or stead; proxy

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v. Syn. lure; allure
draw to, or cause to tend to; engage or fix, as the mind, attention; invite or allure

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n. Syn. affinity; appeal
appeal; a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts

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n. Syn. trait
essential quality; reputation; honor

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public sale of property to the highest bidder

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n. Syn. spectator; viewer
a group of people within hearing; crowd seeing a stage performance

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area of theater or concert hall where audience sits

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a. Syn. impressive; majestic; grand
impressive; majestic; inspiring awe or admiration

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beginner, former, or first mover of anything; creator; originator; one who composes or writes book or composer

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n. Syn. jurisdiction; power
jurisdiction; power to enforce laws, exact obedience, command, determine, or judge; government

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act of giving authority or legal power; establishment by authority; sanction or warrant

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v. Syn. empower; sanction
empower; give permission for; sanction

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biography or story written by yourself

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replace or enhance human labor with machines

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a. Syn. automated; mechanized; involuntary
mechanized; operating with minimal human intervention; independent of external control

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act or process of converting the controlling of a machine or device to a more automatic system, such as computer or electronic controls

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self-propelled vehicle suitable for use on street or roadway

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self-governing; not controlled by others or by outside forces; independent

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n. Syn. independence; liberty
independence; self-government or the right of self-government; self-determination

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a. Syn. aiding; supplementary
helper, additional or subsidiary

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v. Syn. profit; promote
turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote

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a. Syn. free
convenient for use or disposal; not busy, free; obtainable; accessible

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take vengeance for something, or on behalf of someone

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way or opening for entrance or exit place; passage by which a place may be reached; broad street

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a. Syn. typical; mediocre
typical; mean; achieve or reach on average

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n. Syn. flying; flight; aeronautics
art or science of flying; flight; aeronautics

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v. Syn. shun; prevent
shield away from; prevent

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knowing; having knowledge or cognizance

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n. Syn. dread; admiration; amazement
mixed emotion of reverence, respect, dread, and wonder; fear, as of something evil

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a. Syn. terrible
causing fear, dread, or terror; extremely bad or unpleasant; terrible

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a. Syn. clumsy; inept
difficult to handle or manage

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in an uncomfortable, nervous or embarrassed way

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n. Syn. shaft; pivot
the center around which something rotates; pivot

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pin or spindle on which a wheel revolves, or which revolves with a wheel; transverse bar or shaft connecting the opposite wheels of a car or carriage

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