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Flashcards in Helping Hands Deck (20)
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1

Actuate

- start a function/action
- motivate

2

Adroit

Skilled

3

Alleviate

Lessen, relieve

4

Altruism

Unselfish concern

5

Amity

Friendship

6

Auxiliary

Supplementary, supporting

7

Beatify

Bless

8

Candor

Complete honesty

9

Largess

Generous giving to others who may seem inferior
- donation

10

Succor

Assistance, aid, sustenance

11

Comity

Mutual courtesy, civility

12

Avouch

To declare/assert with positiveness

13

Exorbitance

Excessiveness

14

Sojourn

A temporary stay

15

Glean

To gather slowly and laboriously

16

Rectify

Remedy or correct

17

Predicate

Declare, assert, proclaim

18

Implore

Beg someone earnestly or desperately to do

19

Efficacious

Effectual, productive, beneficial

20

Restitution

The restoration of something lost or stolen
- recompense