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Abbreviate

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Regard in disgust

Abhor

2

Restraining oneself in indulgence

Abstinence

3

Excessive praise

Adulation

4

Difficulties; misfortune

Adversity

5

Concerned with beauty

Aesthetic

6

Narrow minded

Bigot

7

Forged

Counterfeit

8

Give the right to vote to

Enfranchise

9

To hold back

Hamper

10

Light or set on fire

Kindle

11

Harmful, poisonous, or very unpleasant

Noxious

12

Not easily upset or excited

Placid

13

Reward/pay

Remuneration

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An object, typically an inscribed ring or stone, that is thought to have magic powers and to bring good luck

Talisman