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apprehend
V

to seize, arrest

2

approbation
N

praise

3

appropriate
V

to take, make use of

4

aquatic
A

relating to water

5

arable
A

suitable for growing crops

6

arbiter
N

one who can resolve a dispute, make a decision

7

arbitrary
A

based on factors that appear random

8

arbitration
N

the process or act of resolving a dispute

9

arboreal
A

of or relating to trees

10

arcane
A

obscure, secret, known only by a few

11

archaic
A

of or relating to an earlier time period

12

archetypal
A

the most representative or typical example of something

13

ardor
N

extreme vigor, energy, enthusiasm

14

arid
A

excessively dry

15

arrogate
V

to take without justification

16

artifact
N

a remaining piece from an extinct culture or place

17

artisan
N

a craftsman

18

ascertain
V

to perceive, learn

19

ascetic
A

practicing restraint as a means of self-discipline, usually religious

20

ascribe
V

to assign, credit, attribute to

21

aspersion
N

a curse, expression of ill-will

22

aspire
V

to long for, aim toward

23

assail
V

to attack

24

assess
V

to evaluate

25

assiduous
A

hard-working, diligent

26

assuage
V

to ease, pacify

27

astute
A

very clever, crafty

28

asylum
N

a place of refuge, protection, a sanctuary

29

atone
V

to repent, make amends

30

atrophy
V

to wither away, decay