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


Spelling Word: abandon
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/ə'bɛt/ v. Syn. encourage
aid, usually in doing something wrong; encourage


Spelling Word: abet
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/ækə'dɛmɪk/ a. Syn. scholarly; collegiate; theoretical
related to school; not practical or directly useful; relating to scholarly organization; based on formal education


Spelling Word: academic
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/'ækəleɪd/ n. Syn. praise
award of merit; expression of approval; praise


Spelling Word: accolade
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/ædmɒ'nɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. warning
gentle or friendly reproof; cautionary advice or warning


Spelling Word: admonition
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/ə'lu:d/ v. Syn. imply; refer
refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion


Spelling Word: allude
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/ə'praɪz/ v. Syn. inform
inform; give notice to; make aware


Spelling Word: apprise
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/æprə'beɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. approval
expression of warm approval; praise


Spelling Word: approbation
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/ɜr'θɛntɪk/ a. Syn. genuine; real; valid; trustworthy
not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy


Spelling Word: authentic
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/'ævərɪs/ n.
greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain


Spelling Word: avarice