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AFFIDAVIT
(After David)

A sworn statement
-n.

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EMBODIED
(Body)

To give bodily form to; to symbolize
-v.

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IMPAIR
(Pair)

Injure; hurt
-v.

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ALLIENATE
(Alien ate)

To push somebody out of a group
-v.

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AGGRANDIZE
(Grand eyes)

To make bigger
-v.

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AFTERMATH
(After math)

What happens after; result
-n.

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INNATE
(In Nate)

Inborn
-adj.

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INNOVATION
(Inn ovation)

New idea
-n.

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KARMA
(Harm-A)

A force generated by a person's good or bad actions
-n.

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MIRAGE
(Garage)

Unreal reflection; illusion
-n.

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MODE
(Toad)

A method or a way of doing something
-n.

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MUSE
(Fuse)

To think about for a long time
-v.

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OBLIQUE
(Freak)

-adj.
At an angle neither perpendicular or parallel; indirect or evasive; not straightforward.

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OBTUSE
(Noose)

-adj.
Lacking intelligence; difficult to comprehend

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OPPORTUNE
(Opera Tune)

-adj.
Occurring or coming at a good time.

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OSTRACIZE
(Ostrich)

-v.
To exclude from a group; to shun

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PARTITION
(Magician)

-n.
The division of something into parts; an interior structure dividing a larger area

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PENITENT
(Penitentiary)

-n.
One who feels sorrow and remorse for past misdeeds.

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PROWESS
(Prowler)

-n.
Exceptional skill and bravery.

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UBIQUITOUS
(Big as us)

-adj.
existing or being everywhere at the same time; constantly encountered; widespread.

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RAMIFICATION
(Rams on vacation)

-n.
A development growing out of and often complicating a problem or pain; a consequence

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ROSTER
(Rooster)

-n.
A list of names: especially of personnel available for duty

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PERIPHERY
(Referees)

-n.
The outermost part within a boundary, the outside edge.

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QUANDARY
(Laundry)

-n.
State of perplexity or doubt; a difficult or uncertain situation