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Alloy Part of Speech

Verb

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Appropriate Part of Speech

Verb

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Arrest[ing] Part of Speech

Adj
Verb

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August Part of Speech

Adj

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Bent Part of Speech

Noun

6

Alloy

To commingle
To debase by mixing with something inferior
(Unalloyed = pure)

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Appropriate

To take for one's own use
To confiscate

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Arrest[ing]

To suspend
To engage
Holding one's attention as in arrested adolescence, an arresting portrait

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August

Majestic, venerable

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Bent

Leaning, inclination, proclivity, tendency

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Broach Part of Speech

Verb

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Brook Part of Speech

Verb

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Cardinal Part of Speech

Adj

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Chauvinist Part of Speech

Noun

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Color Part of Speech

Verb

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Consequential Part of Speech

Adj

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Damp Part of Speech

Verb

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Die Part of Speech

Noun

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Essay Part of Speech

Verb

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Exact Part of Speech

Verb

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Fell Part of Speech

Verb
Adj

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Flag Part of Speech

Verb

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Flip Part of Speech

Adj

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Ford Part of Speech

Verb

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Grouse Part of Speech

Verb

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Guy Part of Speech

Noun

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Intimate Part of Speech

Verb

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Lumber Part of Speech

Verb

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Meet Part of Speech

Adj

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Milk Part of Speech

Verb

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Mince Part of Speech

Verb

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Nice Part of Speech

Adj

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Occult Part of Speech

Adj

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Pedestrian Part of Speech

Adj

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Pied Part of Speech

Adj

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Pine Part of Speech

Verb

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Plastic Part of Speech

Adj

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Pluck Part of Speech

Noun

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Prize Part of Speech

Verb

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Rail Part of Speech

Verb

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Broach

To bring up
To announce
To begin to talk about

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Brook

To tolerate
To endure
To countenance

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Cardinal

Major, as in cardinal sin

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Chauvinist

A blindly devoted patriot

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Color

To change is if by dyeing
To distort, gloss, or affect (usually the first)

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Consequential

Pompous, self-important
Logically following
Important

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Damp

To diminish the intensity or check the vibration of a sound

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Die

A tool used for shaping

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Essay

To test or try
To attempt
To experiment

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Exact

To demand
To call for
To require
To take

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Fell (verb)

To cause to fall by striking

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Fell (adj)

Inhumanly cruel

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Flag

To sag or droop
To become spiritless
To decline

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Flip

Sarcastic, impertinent

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Ford

To wade across the shallow part of a river or stream

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Grouse

To complain or grumble

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Guy

A rope, cord, or cable attached to something as a brace or guide
To steady or reinforce using a guy

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Intimate

To imply, suggest, or insinuate

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List

To tilt or lean to one side

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Lumber

To move heavily and clumsily

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Meet

Fitting, proper

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Milk

To exploit
To squeeze every last ounce of

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Mince

To pronounce or speak affectedly
To euphemism, to speak too carefully
Take tiny steps
To tiptoe

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Nice

Exacting, fastidious, extremely precise

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Occult

Hidden, concealed, beyond comprehension

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Pedestrian

Commonplace, trite, unremarkable, quotidian

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Pied

Multicolored, usually in blotches

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Pine

To lose vigor (through grief)
To yearn

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Plastic

Moldable, pliable, not rigid

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Pluck

Courage, spunk, fortitude

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Prize

To pry, to press or force with a lever
Something taken by force, spoils

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Rail

To complain about bitterly

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Rent Part of Speech

Verb

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Quail Part of Speech

Verb

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Qualify Part of Speech

Verb

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Sap Part of Speech

Verb
Noun

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Scurvy Part of Speech

Adj

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Singular Part of Speech

Adj

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Stand Part of Speech

Noun

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Steep Part of Speech

Verb

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Strut Part of Speech

Noun

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Table Part of Speech

Verb

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Tender Part of Speech

Verb

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Waffle Part of Speech

Verb

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Wag Part of Speech

Noun

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Rent

Torn
An opening or tear caused by such

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Quail

To lose courage
To turn frightened

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Qualify

To limit

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Sap (verb)

To enervate or weaken the vitality of

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Sap (noun)

A fool or nitwit

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Scurvy

Contemptible, despicable

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Singular

Exceptional, unusual, odd

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Stand

A group of trees

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Steep

To saturate or completely soak, as in to let a tea bag steep

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Strut

The supporting structural cross-part of a wing

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Table

To remove from consideration

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Tender

To proffer or offer

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Waffle

To equivocate
To change one's position

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Wag

Wit, joker