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shortening something by omitting parts of it

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a. Syn. anomalous; unusual
unusual; not typical; not normal

Spelling Word: abnormal
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v. Syn. cancel; annul
cancel; put an end to; destroy completely

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a. Syn. primitive; native
being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native

Spelling Word: aboriginal
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v. Syn. failure; terminate
stop; terminate before completion; terminate a pregnancy

Spelling Word: abort
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be full of; be plentiful

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n. Syn. scratch; friction
scratch; friction

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

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

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

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

Spelling Word: abstract
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n. Syn. profusion; richness
great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing

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

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

Spelling Word: accessory
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v. Syn. applaud
applaud; announce with great approval

Spelling Word: acclaim
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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

Spelling Word: accommodation
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travel with; be associated with

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

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liable to being called to account; answerable; responsible; something that can be explained

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

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one who accuses; one who brings a charge of crime or fault

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

Spelling Word: achieve
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v. Syn. Inform
inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar

Spelling Word: acquaint
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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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v. Syn. encourage; stimulate
make active or more active; stimulate; make radioactive

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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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cause someone to become dependent; indulge in; be devoted to

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a. Syn. competent; proficient
expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude

Spelling Word: adept
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a. Syn. sufficient; enough
sufficient; enough to meet a purpose

Spelling Word: adequate
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v. Syn. stick; bond
stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with

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

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administer; supply; supervise or be in charge of

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

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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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n. Syn. arrival
coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important

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

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

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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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a. Syn. artistic; elegant
elegant or tasteful; of or concerning appreciation of beauty or good taste

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v. Syn. associate; incorporate
associate; incorporate

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v. Syn. assert; confirm
assert; confirm

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v. Syn. fasten; attach
fasten; append; add on; secure to something

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v. Syn. plague; suffer; torment
cause pain, suffering or distress

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

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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

Spelling Word: agreeable
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exposure to air for freshening or drying; exposure to public attention; radio or television broadcast

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even though; although; notwithstanding

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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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v. Syn. affirm
state without proof; assert to be true

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n. Syn. loyalty; fidelity
loyalty to a nation, sovereign, or cause; fidelity to any person or thing; devotion

Spelling Word: allegiance
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v. Syn. relieve; moderate; reduce
provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part

Spelling Word: alleviate
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v. Syn. assign
assign; distribute according to plan

Spelling Word: allocate
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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

Spelling Word: allowance
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v. Syn. combine; mix
combine; mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate

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along or by the side; side by side with

Spelling Word: alongside
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arranged in customary order of the letters of a language

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

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

Spelling Word: amateur
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v. Syn. stun; astonish; shock
astonish; affect with wonder

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state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty

Spelling Word: ambiguity
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unclear or doubtful in meaning

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

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

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compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation

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

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ad. Syn. amid; among
amid; in the middle of; among

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

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able to live both on land and in water

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

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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

Spelling Word: analogy
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resolve anything complex into its elements; separate into parts for purpose of examination of each separately

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of analysis; resolving into elements or parts

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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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v. Syn. destroy
destroy completely; reduce to nonexistence

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

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annual payment of allowance or income; periodical payment, amounting to a fixed sum in each year

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

Spelling Word: antagonism
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opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it

Spelling Word: antarctic
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n. Syn. song; hymn
song of praise or patriotism; song of devotion or loyalty

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n. Syn. collection
book of literary selections by various authors

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social science that studies origins and social relationships of human beings

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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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word of opposite meaning; counter term

Spelling Word: antonym
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offering or expressing an apology or excuse; serving as or containing a formal justification or defense

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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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v. Syn. attach
attach; add as supplement or appendix

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

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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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n. Syn. candidate

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n. Syn. assessment; evaluation
assessment; evaluation; the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth

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a. Syn. considerable; perceptible
considerable; perceptible

Spelling Word: appreciable
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works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner

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v. Syn. approach
approach; come near

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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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tank or pool or bowl filled with water for keeping live fish and underwater animals

Spelling Word: aquarium
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a. Syn. watery
consisting of, relating to, or being in water

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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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continuous portion of a circle; something curved in shape

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any part of a curved line

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a. Syn. antiquated
no longer current or applicable; antiquated

Spelling Word: archaic
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one who designs and supervises the construction of buildings or other large structures

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public records; place where public records are kept

Spelling Word: archives
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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

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

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

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

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

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a. Syn. effective; distinct
expressing oneself easily in clear and effective language

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

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large weapons, such as cannon and missile launchers operated by crews; branch of army in use of large weapons

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v. Syn. climb; mount
climb; mount

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upward slope or grade; movement upward

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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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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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n. Syn. ambition; longing
ambition; longing

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v. Syn. dream; seek
seek to attain; long for; strive toward an end

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

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

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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. properties; advantage
properties; advantage; useful or valuable quality

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

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a. Syn. varied; miscellaneous
varied; miscellaneous

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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. surprise; shock
affect with wonder; surprise; shock

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

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n. Syn. protection
place of refuge or shelter; protection

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

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v. Syn. gain
achieve or accomplish; gain

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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. trait
essential quality; reputation; honor

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a. Syn. perceptible; discernible
perceptible; heard or perceptible by the ear

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examination of accounts; adjustment or correction of accounts

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area of theater or concert hall where audience sits

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v. Syn. increase
make greater, as in size, extent, or quantity

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a. Syn. genuine; real; valid; trustworthy
not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy

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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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having weight of authority; peremptory and dictatorial

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

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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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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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great mass of falling snow and ice

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v. Syn. prevent
prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away

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

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

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directed to the back or rear; unwilling; averse; reluctant; hesitating; undeveloped

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single celled organism with no nucleus

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game played on a court with light long-handled rackets

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v. Syn. frustrate; perplex
frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of

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printed or written ticket used in voting; act of voting; whole number of votes cast at an election

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plant of the family of grasses, and genus Bambusa, growing in tropical countries

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n. Syn. Prohibition
official prohibition; decree that prohibits something

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strip of woven material, used in dressing and binding up wounds

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v. Syn. dispel
drive out; drive away; compel to depart; dispel

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penniless, without any money; financially ruined

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n. Syn. feast
feast; entertainment of eating and drinking

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n. Syn. yelp; howl
sound made by a dog; harsh sound uttered by a dog

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instrument for determining the weight or pressure of the atmosphere

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a. Syn. desolate
desolate; fruitless and unproductive; lacking

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n. Syn. obstacle
hastily put together defensive barrier; obstacle

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n. Syn. obstacle; hindrance; hurdle
obstacle; structure built to bar passage; boundary or limit

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v. Syn. trade; exchange
trade goods or services without the exchange of money

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quantity of bread baked at one time; a collection of things or persons to be handled together

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v. Syn. lave; immerse
wash by immersion, as in a bath; subject to bath; lave; immerse or cover one's self

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beat with successive blows; beat repeatedly and with violence

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n. Syn. pearl; drops; droplet
small piece of material, such as glass, plastic, or wood, that is pierced for stringing

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one skilled in giving cosmetic treatments; one who does hair styling, manicures, and other beauty treatments

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ad. Syn. previously; aforetime
in state of anticipation; in advance; by way of preparation

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a. Syn. helpful; useful
helpful; tending to promote physical well-being

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space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job

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v. Syn. harass; attack
attack from all sides; trouble persistently; hem in

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n. Syn. refreshment
liquids for drinking, usually excluding water; refreshment

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v. Syn. confuse
lead into perplexity or confusion; perplex with mazes

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n. Syn. prejudice; preference
preference or inclination, especially one that inhibits impartial judgment; influence in unfair way

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list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject

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a. Syn. mutual; lateral
two-sided; mutual

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using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency

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v. Syn. contract; cohere; stick
tie, or confine with a cord, band, or chain; make fast; contract; cohere or stick together

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an account of the series of events making up a person's life; accounts of people's life

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mineral pitch; black, tarry substance, burning with a bright flame

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n. Syn. flame
brilliant burst of fire; destructive fire; flame

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v. Syn. whiten; blanch
make white or colorless; blanch

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a. Syn. cold; cheerless
cold or cheerless; unlikely to be favorable

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n. Syn. combination; mixture
combination; mixture; forming uniform mixture

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a group of nations, parties, or persons united for common action

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n. Syn. flower; blossom
flower; blossom; best time of youth; period of greatest prosperity or productivity

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reproductive organ of plants, especially one having showy or colorful parts

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spot or stain, as of ink on paper; blur; weak point or failing

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n. Syn. error
serious mistake typically caused by ignorance or confusion

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a. Syn. insensitive
having a dull edge or end; not sharp; lacking in feeling; insensitive

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n. Syn. stain; dim
something that is hazy and indistinct to the sight or mind; dim, confused appearance; moral stain or blot

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become rosy or reddish; turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame

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v. Syn. brag; vaunt
show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride

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be agitated; pass from a liquid to vapor when heated; be excited with passion; heat in water

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case with shelves for holding books, especially one with glazed doors

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one who keeps accounts; one who has charge of keeping books and accounts in an office

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stall where books are sold, as on a street; table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale

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v. Syn. raise; advance
raise; advance; push or shove upward

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n. Syn. border; frontier
dividing line; border; frontier

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n. Syn. kindness; virtue
goodness, kindness; virtue; liberality in giving

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n. Syn. bunch
small cluster or arrangement of flowers; an arrangement of flowers that is usually given as a present

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a part or division of intestine; interior of something; any internal organ of the body, as the stomach, liver, brain

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refrain from buying or using

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something which holds anything tightly or supports it firmly, as bandage, cord, or rod;

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a piece of mechanism for retarding or stopping motion by friction

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characteristic of being brash; trait of being rash and hasty; tasteless showiness

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n. Syn. violation; infringement
breaking of contract or duty

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act of overcoming or penetrating an obstacle or restriction

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v. Syn. raise; hatch; mate
raise; produce offspring; give birth to or hatch; mate

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v. Syn. boil; cook
boil or seethe; cook; be in a state of preparation; be mixing, forming, or gathering

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n. Syn. verge; border
edge, margin, or border of a steep place verge

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a. Syn. energetic; swift
marked by speed, liveliness, and vigor; energetic; swift; keen or sharp in speech or manner

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n. Syn. pamphlet
pamphlet; small book usually having paper cover

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an alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements

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think long and anxiously; be in a state of gloomy, serious thought

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v. Syn. graze
graze; skim or glance at casually

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injure, as by a blow or collision; contuse; fight with the fists

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v. Syn. fold; fasten; distort
fold or collapse; bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat

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table with food set out for people to serve themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set out

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rounded part of a cylindrical structure; electric lamp consisting of a glass ball

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cause to curve outward; swell up; stick out; protrude

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n. Syn. majority; mass
majority; main part; volume; mass

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brief statement of facts; any public notice or announcement; a periodical publication

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something as bars at edges to absorb shock and prevent serious damage

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n. Syn. packet; parcel
packet; a package of things tied together; a large sum of money

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small house or cottage usually having a single story and attic

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able to float; cheerful and optimistic

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over-regulated administrative system

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v. Syn. thrive; mushroom
grow forth; send out buds; grow or develop rapidly

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n. Syn. grave
grave or tomb; ritual placing of a corpse in a grave; concealing something under the ground

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n. Syn. tunnel; den
tunnel; hole in the ground made by an animal for shelter; dig; move through by or as by digging

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v. Syn. teem
move or cause to move energetically and busily; teem

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n. Syn. slaughterer
one whose job is to kill animals for food; one who kills in large numbers, or with unusual cruelty; vendor, especially on train or in theater

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insect typically having a slender body with broad colorful wings

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channel used to conduct gas or liquid around another pipe or a fixture; conductor having low resistance in parallel

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