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Flashcards in Abet to assail Deck (15):
1

abet

encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in particular to commit a crime.

2

accord

give or grant someone (power, status, or recognition) also means an agreement

3

adept

very skilled or proficient at something.

4

advocate

a person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cause or policy.

5

agile

able to move quickly and easily.

6

allot

give or apportion (something) to someone.

7

aloof

remote or distant

8

amiss

not quite right; inappropriate or out of place.

9

analogy

a comparison between one thing and another, typically for the purpose of explanation or clarification.

10

anarchy

a state of disorder due to absence or non-recognition of authority or other controlling systems.

11

antics

foolish, outrageous, or amusing behaviour.

12

apprehend

arrest (someone) for a crime or to understand or see

13

ardent

very enthusiastic or passionate.

14

articulate

having or showing the ability to speak fluently and coherently also to speak

15

assail

make a concerted or violent attack on.