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1

Abhor

To regard with repugnance, HATE, DETEST

2

Bigot

INTOLERANT PERSON to any different opinion or belief.

3

Counterfeit

Made in imitation, no genuine, FAKE, SIMULATED

4

ENFRANCHISE

Set FREE, admit to citizenship. LIBERATE, RELEASE.

5

Hamper

to hold back or interfere with. RESTRICT, BLOCK.

6

Kindle

To start, to cause to begin burning. INCITE, FLAME, BLAZE.

7

Noxious

Toxic, injurious. Harmful to health or physicial well-being.

8

Placid

Calm, mild. Pleasantly calm or peaceful.

9

Remuneration

Payment, compensation. Reward or pay.

10

Abrasive

Irritating, annoying. Tending to annoy, overly
aggressive.

11

Bilk

Cheat, defraud. Intended to defraud.

12

Covert

Hidden, secret. Under the protection of,
covered.

13

Engender

CAUSE to happen INDUCE, PRODUCE, give rise to.

14

Hangar

Wide structure used for housing airplanes, SHELTER, SHED.

15

Knotty

COMPLICATED, TRICKY, Difficult

16

Nuance

A SUBTLE variation. SLIGHT DIFFERENCE

17

PLAGIARISM

Act of imitating, COPYNING, FALSIFICATION.

18

Renown

Widespread and high repute. FAME, GLORY, HONOR.

19

Tangent

Disgressing suddenly from a course and turn to another, GOING OFF TOPIC

20

Abasement

Reduce in rank, reputation. HUMILIATION, SHAME.

21

Billowing

To rise or surge, BOUNCE, SURGE.

22

Cower

To crouch in fear or shame. HIDE SNEAK.

23

Enhance

IMPROVE, INCREASE, INTENSIFY, MAGNIFY.

24

Harangue

A long speech, intense verbal. DECLAMATION, LONG LECTURE.

25

NULLIFY

Declare legally rejected, CANCEL, REVOKE, ANNUL.

26

Replete

Abundantly supplied. FILLED, LOADED, WELL-STOCKED.

27

Tangible

Capable of being touched. REAL, PLAPABLE, CONCRETE.

28

Abrogate

Abolish by official terms, INVALIDATE, ANNUL.

29

Nuzzle

Lie very close to something, CUDDLE, CARESS.

30

Tardy

Not in time, LATE,DELAYED, BELATED.