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to join at one end or be next to

abut

2

to support, prop up

abut

3

clothes, apparel, garb

attire

4

to dress, adorn, or bedeck

attire

5

to be of use of benefit to

avail

6

to make use of

avail

7

to take advantage of

avail

8

to profit or benefit

avail

9

use, benefit, or value

avail

10

a very close friend, pal, chum, buddy

crony

11

puzzling, mystifying, or enigmatic

cryptic

12

going in a different direct

divergent

13

different from each other

divergent

14

departing from convention, deviant

divergent

15

hatred, ill will

enmity

16

vert earnest, emotional, passionate

fervent

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extremely hot

fervent

18

thin bony, starved looking

gaunt

19

bare, barren

gaunt

20

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

22

capable of being grasped by the senses or mind

perceptible

23

to plunge straight down

plummet

24

a weight fastened to a line

plummet

25

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

28

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

30

an animal that feeds on refuse or dead bodies

scavenger