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Aloof
(Roof)

Anti-social;reserved
-adj.

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Aspire
(Retire)

To have a dream; goal
-v.

2

Alternative
(Turn native)

Mutually exclusive choice
-n.

3

Atypical
(Typical)

Not normal
-adj.

4

Callous
(Callus)

Insensitive
-adj.

5

Aptitude
(Altitude)

Natural abilities
-n.

6

Cower
(Cow)

To cringe in fear
-v.

7

Certify
(Hurt a fly)

To conform formally
-v.

8

Circa
(Circus)

Around the time of
-Preposition

9

Congenial
(Jeans)

Pleasant to be around
-adj.

10

Consensus
(Sends us)

General agreement
-n.

11

Creditor
(Predator)

A person to who money is owed
-n.

12

Dampered
(Damp paw)

One that depresses or restrains; duals or muffles
-v.

13

Deduce
(Moose)

To figure out
-v.

14

Curtail
(Cat tail)

To shorten or abridge
-v.

15

Incite
(Fight)

To arouse to action
-v.

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Dilemma
(Limb)

A problem where both options are bad
-n.

17

Disparage
(Carriage)

To belittle; to put down
-v.

18

Orthodox
(Throw rocks)

Conventional; normal
-adj.

19

Noisome
(Annoy some)

Very smelly
-adj.

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Lathargic
(Leopard's tea)

Laziness; tiredness
-n.

21

Ousted
(House)

To eject; to force out; to banish
-v.

22

Porcine
(Poor scene)

Pig like; resembling a pig
-adj.

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Laudable
(Applaudable)

Worthy of praise
-adj.