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Rancorous

The wicked witch of the west was rancorous toward Dorothy

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Recuperative

The recuperative machine healed my grandpa.

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Redolent

having a pleasant odor
The kitchen was redolent after we baked

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Redouble

To repeat
When the noticed they were losing they redoubled their efforts

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Redress

The setting right of what is wrong

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Regal

To entertain lavishly
The comedian regales the crowd with his jokes

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Regressive

Decrease
Over the summer my knowledge is regressive

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Remorse

I felt remorse after I killed the man
Deep painful regret

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Renown

Fame
Michael Jordan is a renowned basketball player

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Resilient

Tending toward recovering, rebounding
Children are resilient because They heal quickly

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Resonant

Resounding or echoing
The orchestra hall was built to be resonant

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Restrained

My dog was restrained on a rope
Held back, kept under control

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Robust

Strong and healthy
The coach made sure everyone on the team was robust

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Remorse

I felt remorse after I killed the man
Deep painful regret