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Agenda

The program for a meeting; a list, outline, or plan of things to be considered or done

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Amiable

Friendly, good natured

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Befuddle

to confuse, make stupid

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Blight

a disease that causes plants to wither or die; a condition of disease or ruin

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Boisterous

Rough and noisy in a cheerful way; high spirited

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Clarity

Clearness, accuracy

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Compliant

Willing to do what someone else wants; obedient

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Conserve

To preserve; to keep from being damaged, lost, or wasted; to save

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Debut

A first appearance; a formal entrance into society; making a first appearance

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Gory

Marked by bloodshed, slaughter, or violence

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Gross

Overweight; coarse, vulgar; very noticeable; total; an overall total ( no deductions); 12 dozen, to earn

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Induce

To cause, bring about, to persuade

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Leeway

Extra space for moving along a certain route; allowance for mistakes or inaccuracies; margin of error

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Limber

Flexible; to cause to become flexible

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Maze

A network of paths through which it is hard to find one's way; something very mixed up and confusing

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Oracle

Someone or something that can predict the future

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Partisan

A strong supporter of a person, party, or a cause; one whose support is unreasoning; a resistance fighter, guerrilla

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Reimburse

To pay back; to give payment for

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Vacate

To go away from, leave empty, to make empty, to void, annul

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Vagabond

An idle wanderer, a tramp, wandering, irresponsible