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abound

to be present in great quantity

abundance

1

afoot

in progress

2

airtight

perfect without weakness

3

amity

friendship


amnesty

4

apprehend

to catch and take into custody
to understand

school

5

arbiter

one who settles a dispute

6

avert

to avoid

avert your eyes

7

bid

to make an offer

to order or command

biddie

8

brace

to support

9

breadth

how broad something is


breast

10

byway

side road.


not the highway

11

candid

honest open outspoken


like someone who takes a candid photo

12

censure

to criticize harshly to blame

c in criticize

13

chronic

constant

chronic pain

14

complacent

self satisfied smug

compliments

15

confectioner

maker of candy

16

connoisseur

expert

fancy

17

contour

curve shape

contour lines

18

cordial

polite friendly


cordially invited

19

consequential

important
resulting

20

criterion

factor or quality used to judge something

criteria

21

cumulative

including everything from the beginning

22

dabble

to take a mild interest in something

23

decode

to translate a code into understandable language

24

deflate

to remove air from something
to erase

25

demote

to lower in rank

promote

26

dignity

honor

27

directory

a book of name addresses etc

28

discipline

ability to practice regularly
to punish

29

discourse

speech conversation