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abase

v. humiliate

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abash

v. embarrass

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abate

v. make or become less strong

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aberration

departure or displacment

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abide

v. tolerate or endure

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abiding

adj. tolerating or enduring

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abominable

adj. very bad or unpleasant

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abrasive

adj. harsh or harmful

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abrogate

v. sudden or unexpected

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abscond

v. to leave in a hurry

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absolve

v. declare not guilty

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abstain

v. restrain oneself

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abstemious

adj. one who can control oneself

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abstruse

adj. hard to understand

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abut

v. touching or leaning on another

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accentuate

v. emphasize

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accessory

n. extra item, headband, purse, etc.

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acidulous

adj. acidic

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acme

n. peak or top

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acrid

adj. bitter

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actuate

v. make someone or something to act

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acupuncture

n. medical practice concerned with pressure points

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ad hoc

adv. or adj. something for a particular purpose

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addle

v. confuse

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adulatory

adj. flatter

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v. humiliate

abase

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v. embarrass

abash

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v. make or become less strong

abate

29

departure or displacment

aberration

30

v. tolerate or endure

abide

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adj. tolerating or enduring

abiding

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adj. very bad or unpleasant

abominable

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adj. harsh or harmful

abrasive

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v. sudden or unexpected

abrogate

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v. to leave in a hurry

abscond

36

v. declare not guilty

absolve

37

v. restrain oneself

abstain

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adj. one who can control oneself

abstemious

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adj. hard to understand

abstruse

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v. touching or leaning on another

abut

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v. emphasize

accentuate

42

n. extra item, headband, purse, etc.

accessory

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adj. acidic

acidulous

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n. peak or top

acme

45

adj. bitter

acrid

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v. make someone or something to act

actuate

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n. medical practice concerned with pressure points

acupuncture

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adv. or adj. something for a particular purpose

ad hoc

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v. confuse

addle

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adj. flatter

adulatory