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jaded

(adj.) worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence Syn: exhausted, wearied Ant: fresh

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gist

(n.) the main point Syn: idea, essence

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advocate

(v.) to recommend; to speak in favor of Syn: promote; encourage Ant: oppose; contest

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efface

(v.) to obliterate; to wipe out Syn: erase Ant: enshrine

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charisma

(n.) a personal appeal or attraction; magnetism Syn: charm

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ogre

(n.) a brute; a large monster; a frightful giant

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mesmerize

(v.) to hypnotize Syn: captivate; entrance Ant: bore

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entity

(n.) anything having existence, either physical or mystical

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bandy

(v.) to exchange words; to discuss casually

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dastardly

(adj.) cowardly and treacherous Syn: dishonorable; shameful Ant: righteous

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Root fort

Strong

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Root graph

Writing

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root gen

born, to produce, kind(type)

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prefix mono

one

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Strong

Root fort

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Writing

Root graph

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born, to produce, kind(type)

root gen

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one

prefix mono

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