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To cast off; discard

Abdicate (v)

1

To accept, comply, or submit

Acquiesce (v)

2

An abundant flow or supply

Affluence (n)

3

open or frank

Candid (adj)

4

Related by blood

Consanguinity (n)

5

To force by imposed stricture, restriction, or limitation

Constrain (v)

6

Devise, plan

Contrive (v)

7

Obsolete

Countenance (n)

8

Giving numbers to something

Enumerations (n)

9

To pull up by the roots

Eradicate (v)

10

Foolish character or action

Foppery (n)

11

To impose or collect by federal authority

Levy (v)

12

To take by force or wrongfully

Plunder (v)

13

Trifling or empty talk

Prattle (n)

14

The quality or state of being straight

Rectitude (n)

15

The act or an instance of backsliding or worsening

Relapse (n)

16

Following in time, order, or place

Subsequent (adj)

17

Moderation in acting, thought, or feeling

Temperance (n)

18

Force able take

Usurpation (n)

19

Outstanding moral character

Virtue (n)