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Acolyte

A follower of an important person

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Adept

Skilled

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Adjudicator

A person who settles conflicts

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Admire

Regard with respect

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Adroitness

Cleverness skillfull

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Affable

Friendly easy to talk

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Aground

On the bottom of shallow water

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Alarmist

A person who scares others

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Alibi

Excuse

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Alluding

Call indirectly

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Amenable

Agreeable

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Anguished

Experiencing mental/physical pain

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Antecedent

Something that happened before

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Aplomb

Self confidence Especially in demanding situations

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Apoplectic

Extremely angry

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Appalled

Great dismay

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Approbated

Approve formally

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Apropos

Appropriate

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Arrest

Seize someone with legal authority

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Atypical

Abnormal

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Auspicious

Favorable

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Autobiographical

Dealing with the writers own life

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Autocrat

Dictator

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Baleful

Threatening harm

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Beleaguer

Harass

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Bombastic

High sounding but with little meaning

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Carping

Critical

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Caustic

Sarcastic in a bitter way ; critical

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Chagrin

Embarrassment