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racist

xenophobe

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radical

incendiary

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raise doubts or objections

demur

4

raise petty objections

cavil about

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raise the subject

broach the subject

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rambling

discursive
disgressing

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ran into

chanced upon

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random

arbitrary

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rare exception

an outlier

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rare thing

a rarity

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rarely

seldom

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rash

imprudent

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rashly

precipitately
impetuously

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rat out

implicate

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read out loud

read aloud

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readiness

preparedness

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reason

motive
grounds for
rationale

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reason for

for the purpose of
in consequence of

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reason is because

the reason is that

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rebel

rogue

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rebellion

insurrection

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rebellious

fractious

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recharged

replenished

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reckless

cavalier

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recover

convalesce

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redesign

reconfigure

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reduce

curtail

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reduce in importance

marginalize
dismiss

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redundancy

tautology

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refer

allude to

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referr

mediator

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reference to

allution to

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refill

replenish

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refuse to allow

disallow

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regardless of

irrespective of

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regrets

misgivings
compunctions

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reinforce

bolster
shore up

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reiterated

reaffirmed

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reject

repudiate
rebuff
spurn

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relatively short period

comparatively short period

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relegate

consign

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relentless

implacable

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relentlessly

inexorably

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relevent

germane to
pertinent

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reliable source

good authority

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relief of tension (a good cry)

a catharsis

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relieve

alleviate

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reluctant

disinclined to

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remainder

remnant

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remaining pieces

remnants of
vestiges of

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remorseful

contrite

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remove

expunge
dispatch

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renounce

repudiate
apostatize
abjure

54

repetition

iteration

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replace

displace
supplant

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replacement

surrogate

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reply cleverly to an insulted

he reposted

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represent

exemplify
embody
reflect

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representation

rendering

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representative of

emblematic of
indicative of

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reprimand

chastise
reproach

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reputed to be

putative

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request (to request)

implore
petition

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required (are required)

vital
requisite
indispensable

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requirement

requistie

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resist

restrain oneself

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respect

reverence

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respected

revered

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responsibility

the onus is on
the task will fall largely to

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rest

decompress

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restrain from

abstain from

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restraint

forbearance

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result (this is the result of)

a consequence of
borne of

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resulting

consequential

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retaliations

reprisals

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revealing

revelatory

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reverenge

reprisals

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reviving

resurgent

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rewards

spoils

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rhythm

cadence

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rich

affluent

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ridiculous representation

a travesty

83

rift

a slight estrangement

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rightful

inherent

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rising

ascending

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risk (take a risk)

gambit

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roaming

marauding

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rolling

undulating

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rude

impertinent
brash
brusque

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rudely bold

impudent

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ruined

marred
tainted

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rules

tenets
proprieties
legal niceties

93

rumored to be

purported to be

94

run-down

derelict

95

rhythm

cadence