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/'æbdɪkeɪt/ v. Syn. renounce
give up, renounce, abandon, lay down, or withdraw from, as a right or claim


Spelling Word: abdicate
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/'æn(ə)lz/ n. Syn. records; history
chronological record of the events of successive years


Spelling Word: annals
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/æprɪ'hɛnsɪv/ a.
capable of apprehending; knowing; conscious; relating to the faculty of apprehension; sensible; feeling; perceptive


Spelling Word: apprehensive
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/ə'saɪləm/ n. Syn. protection
place of refuge or shelter; protection


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


Spelling Word: banter
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/'bɛlɪkoʊs/ a. Syn. warlike; belligerent
warlike or hostile in manner or temperament; showing or having impulse to be combative


Spelling Word: bellicose
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/bɪ'nɛvələnt/ a. Syn. generous; charitable
generous in providing aid to others; charitable


Spelling Word: benevolent
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/kə'bæl/ n.
small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests


Spelling Word: cabal
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/'kændɪd/ a. Syn. straightforward; frank
straightforward; frank; free from prejudice; impartial


Spelling Word: candid