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acquit

absolve; exonerate

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alternate

substitute; alternative

3

condone

over-look; excuse

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congested

clogged; overcrowded

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crucial

decisive; critical

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drowsy

sleepy; lethargic

7

encumber

burden; tax

8

impair

weaken; diminish; damage; mar

9

inane

empty-headed; silly; foolish; asinine

10

infraction

violation; breach; infringement

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nominal

trifling; insignificant

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objective

aim; goal; purpose

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offend

insult; affront; provoke

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rectify

correct; remedy; amend

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remorseful

contrite; penitent

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restive

restless; uneasy; edgy

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sanctuary

asylum; shelter

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scope

range; breadth; extent

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sever

cut; dissolve; separate

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tepid

lukewarm; unenthusiastic