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to join at one end or be next to

abut

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to support, prop up

abut

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clothes, apparel, garb

attire

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to dress, adorn, or bedeck

attire

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to be of use of benefit to

avail

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to make use of

avail

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to take advantage of

avail

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to profit or benefit

avail

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use, benefit, or value

avail

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a very close friend, pal, chum, buddy

crony

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puzzling, mystifying, or enigmatic

cryptic

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going in a different direct

divergent

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different from each other

divergent

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departing from convention, deviant

divergent

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hatred, ill will

enmity

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vert earnest, emotional, passionate

fervent

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extremely hot

fervent

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thin bony, starved looking

gaunt

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bare, barren

gaunt

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to pass through or gain entrance to gradually or stealthily

infiltrate

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to make of no value or consequence, cancel, wipe out

nullify

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capable of being grasped by the senses or mind

perceptible

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to plunge straight down

plummet

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a weight fastened to a line

plummet

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to declare publicly or officially

proclaim

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an agent, substitute

proxy

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a written permission allowing one person to act in another's place

proxy

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to cause anger, irritation, or bitterness (with the suggestion that the pain grows worse each time)

rankle

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a person who collects or removes usable items from waste materials

scavenger

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an animal that feeds on refuse or dead bodies

scavenger

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to limit, be sparing or frugal

stint

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a limit or restriction

stint

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a fixed share of work or duty

stint

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a period of activity

stint

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self controlled, not showing feeling in response to pleasure or pain

stoical

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tireless, continuing with vigor

unflagging

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s for abut

border on, bolster

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s for attire

clothing

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s for divergent

not in agreement, differing, unorthodox, unconventional

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s for enmity

hostility, animosity, antagonism

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s for fervent

enthusiastic, ardent, burning, blazing, scorching

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s for gaunt

lean, scrawny, lanky, all skin and bones

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s for infiltrate

slip into, creep into, penetrate

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s for nullify

invalidate, annul

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s for perceptible

noticeable, discernible, observable

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s for plummet

take a nosedive

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s for proclaim

announce, promulgate

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s for proxy

deputy, representative

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s for rankle

irritate, vex, nettle, irk, gall

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s for scavenger

rummager

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s for stint

restrict, scrimp, economize

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s for stoical

unresponsive, impassive

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s for unflagging

steady, undiminished, unremitting

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A for crony

Enemy, rival

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A for cryptic

Crystal clear, ambiguous

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A for divergent

merging, intersecting, converging, orthodox, conventional

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A for enmity

Friendship, amity

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A for fervent

blasé, apathetic, restrained, emotionless

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A for gaunt

Plump, chubby, stout, corpulent

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A for nullify

Confirm, endorse, ratify, sanction

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A for perceptible

Invisible, unnoticeable, indiscernible

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A for plummet

Soar, skyrocket

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A for proclaim

Conceal, cover up

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A for rankle

Please, delight, gratify

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A for stint

Splurge, squander, lavish

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A for stoical

Excitable, emotional, hotheaded

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A for unflagging

Diminishing, drooping, sagging