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Qualify

To modify or restrict

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Qualitative

Having to do with the quality or qualities of something
(As opposed to quantity)

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Querulous

Complaining
Grumbling
Whining

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Quixotic

Romantic or idealistic to a foolish or impractical degree

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Ramification

A consequence
A branching out

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Rancor

Bitter
Long-lasting ill will or resentment

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Rapacious

Greedy
Plundering
Avaricious

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Rebuke

To criticize sharply

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Rebut

To contradict
To argue in opposition to
To prove to be false

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Recalcitrant

Stubbornly defiant of authority or control
Disobedient

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Recant

To publicly take back and deny (something previously said or believed)
To openly confess error

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Reciprocal

Mutual
Shared
Interchangeable

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Reclusive

Hermitlike
Withdrawn from society

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Recondite

Hard to understand
Over one's head

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Recrimination

A bitter counteraccusation, or act of making a bitter counteraccusation

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Redolent

Fragrant

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Redundant

Unnecessarily repetitive
Excessive
Excessively wordy

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Refute

To prove to be false
To disprove

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Reiterate

To day again
To repeat

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Relegate

To banish
To send away

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Relentless

Continuous
Unstoppable

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Relinquish

To release or let go of
To surrender to stop doing

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Remonstrate

To argue against
To protest
To raise objections

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Renaissance

A rebirth or revival

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Renounce

To give up formally or resign
To disown
To have nothing to do with anymore

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Reparation

Paying back
Making amends
Compensation

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Repercussion

A consequence
An indirect effect

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Replenish

To fill again
To resupply
To restore

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Replete

Completely filled
Abounding

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Reprehensible

Worthy of severe blame or censure

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Reprisal

A military action undertaken in revenge for another
An eye for an eye

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Reproach

To scold, usually in disappointment
To blame
To disgrace

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Reprove

To criticize mildly