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Acronym

A word formed from the first (or first few) letters of a series of words

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Dia

Across,through

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Diatribe

A bitter, abusive,criticism, or denunciation.

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In

No,not

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Indisposed

Slightly ill; unwilling or not likely to do something

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Luct

Struggle

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Ineluctable

Incapable of being evaded, inescapable

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Ob

Against

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Obloquy

Abusive or hateful speech, abuse, slander.

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Pugn

Fight

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Pugnacious

Inclined to quarrel or fight readily, belligerent.

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Re

Again

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Remonstrate

To say or plead in protest, objection, or disapproval.

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Roga

Ask, request, propose

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Supererogate

To do more than is required by duty or obligation

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Sol

Alone

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Desolate

Bare,deserted; sad, lonely, gloomy.

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Terr

Land

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Disinter

To dig up or remove from a grave or tomb, to exhume

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Acro

High,extreme