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Colloquial

Ordinary conversation and expression.

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Collusion

Secret cooperation in order to cheat or deceive.

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Commensurate

Corresponding in size or degree.

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Complacency

Overly satisfied with one's self or achievements.

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Conciliatory

Peace making, resolving through good will.

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Condone

To overlook, excuse, permit.

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Conducive

Leading to a result, contributing.

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Congenial

Friendly, pleasant, agreeable.

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Congenital

Something you are born with.

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Conjecture

Inference, guess.

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Conjure

To bring into being or make magically.

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Connoisseur

An expert particularly in art or taste.

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Consecrate

To make or declare holy.

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Contentious

Argumentative.

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Contingency

A possibility that it might or might not happen.

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Contrite

Having remorse, feeling bad about a wrong doing.

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Convivial

Festive or overly happy.

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Copious

Abundant.

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Corroborate

To back it up or confirm.

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Coup

An achievement often by a maneuver.