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1

Abscond

Run off and hide. Verb

2

Access

Approach or admittance to places. Noun. To obtain. Verb.

3

Anarchy

A lack of government and law. Noun.

4

Arduous

Hard to do, requiring much effort. Adj.

5

Auspicious

Favorable, fortunate. Adj.

6

Daunt

Overcome with fear, intimidate. Verb.

7

Disentangle

Free from tangles or complications. Verb.

8

Fated

Determined in advance by destiny or fortune. Adj.

9

Hoodwink

Mislead by a trick. Verb.

10

Inanimate

Not having life. Adj.

11

Incinerate

Burn to ashes. Verb.

12

Intrepid

Very brave, fearless. Adj.

13

Larceny

Theft. Noun.

14

Pliant

Bending readily, easily influence. Adj.

15

Pompous

Overly self important in speech and manner. Adj.

16

Precipice

Steep cliff, brink of disaster. Noun.

17

Prototype

Original model which later versions are patterned. Noun.

18

Rectify

Make right. Verb.

19

Reprieve

Temporary relief or delay. Noun. Grand a postponement. Verb.

20

Revile

Attack with words. Verb.