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


Spelling Word: abet
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/ə'ljʊə(r)/ v. Syn. entice; attract
attract with something desirable; be highly, often subtly attractive


Spelling Word: allure
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/æn'tɪθəsɪs/ n. Syn. contrast
contrast; direct contrast; opposition


Spelling Word: antithesis
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/æprɪ'hɛnd/ v. Syn. arrest; perceive
take into custody; arrest a criminal; grasp mentally; perceive


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


Spelling Word: apprise
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/'bæntə(r)/ n.
good-humored, playful conversation


Spelling Word: banter
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/'bʊərɪʃ/ a. Syn. rude; clumsy; illiterate
rude and clumsy in behavior; ungentlemanly; awkward in manners


Spelling Word: boorish
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/kæn'tæŋkərəs/ a. Syn. irritable
ill humored; irritable; marked by ill-tempered contradiction or opposition; ugly; malicious


Spelling Word: cantankerous
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/kəm'pætɪb(ə)l/ a. Syn. harmonious
harmonious; having similar disposition and tastes


Spelling Word: compatible
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/kən'fɛdərət/ n. Syn. ally; collaborator
ally; form a group or unite


Spelling Word: confederate