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consecrate

(v.)
to dedicate something to a holy purpose

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consensus

(n.)
an agreement of opinion

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consign

(v.)
to give something over to another’s care

4

consolation

(n.)
an act of comforting

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consonant

(adj.)
in harmony

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constituent

(n.)
an essential part

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constrain

(v.)
to forcibly restrict

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construe

(v.)
to interpret

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consummate

(v.)
to complete a deal; to complete a marriage ceremony through sexual
intercourse

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consumption

(n.)
the act of consuming

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contemporaneous

(adj.)
existing during the same time

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contentious

(adj.)
having a tendency to quarrel or dispute

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contravene

(v.)
to contradict, oppose, violate

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contrite

(adj.)
penitent, eager to be forgiven

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contusion

(n.)
bruise, injury

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conundrum

(n.)
puzzle, problem

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convene

(v.)
to call together

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convention

1. (n.)
an assembly of people
2. (n.)
a rule, custom

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convivial

(adj.)
characterized by feasting, drinking, merriment

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convoluted

(adj.)
intricate, complicated