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ABATE
TO REDUCE IN AMOUNT, DEGREE OR SEVERITY
ABSCOND
TO LEAVE SECRETLY
ABYSS
AN EXTREMELY DEEP HOLE

ADULTERATED
TO MAKE IMPURE
ADVOCATE
TO SPEAK IN FAVOR OF
AESTHETIC
CONCERNING THE APPRECIATION OF BEAUTY

AGGRANDIZE
TO INCREASE IN POWER, INFLUENCE, AND REPUTATION
AMALGAMATE
TO COMBINE; MIX TOGETHER
AMELIORATE
TO MAKE BETTER, IMPROVE
ANACHRONISM
SOMETHING OUT OF PLACE IN TIME
ANALOGOUS
SIMILAR OR ALIKE IN SOME WAY
ANTIPATHY
EXTREME DISLIKE
ARBITRATE
TO JUDGE A DISPUTE BETWEEN TWO OPPOSING PARTIES
ARCHAIC
ANCIENT, OLD-FASHIONED
ARDOR
INTENSE AND PASSIONATE FEELING
ASSUAGE
TO MAKE SOMETHING UNPLEASANT LESS SEVERE

ATTENUATE
TO REDUCE IN FORCE OR DEGREE
AUDACIOUS
FEARLESS AND DARING
AUSTERE
UNDECORATED, SEVERE OR STERN IN APPEARANCE
BANAL
PREDICTABLE, BORING
BOLSTER
TO SUPPORT
BOMBASTIC
POMPOUS IN SPEECH AND MANNER
CACOPHONY
HARSH, JARRING NOISE
CANDID
IMPARTIAL AND HONEST IN SPEECH
CAPRICIOUS
CHANGING ONE'S MIND QUICKLY AND OFTEN

CASTIGATE
TO PUNISH OR CRITICISE HARSHLY
CHAUVINIST
SOMEONE PREJUDICED IN A FAVOR OF A GROUP IN WHICH THEY BELONG
CHICANERY
DECEPTION BY MEANS OF CRAFT OR GUILE
COGENT
CONVINCING AND WELL REASONED
CONDONE
TO OVERLOOK, PARDON, OR DISREGARD
CONVOLUTED
INTRICATE AND COMPLICATED
CORROBORATE
TO PROVIDE SUPPORTING EVIDENCE
CREDULOUS
TOO TRUSTING; GULLIBLE
INCREDULOUS
NOT TRUSTING, OR NOT BELIEVING
CRESCENDO
STEADILY INCREASING VOLUME OR FORCE
DECORUM
APPROPRIATENESS OF BEHAVIOR  OR CONDUCT
DEFERENCE
RESPECT, COURTESY
DERIDE
TO SPEAK OF OR TREAT WITH CONTEMPT
DESICCATE
TO DRY OUT THOROUGHLY
DESULTORY
JUMPING FROM ONE THING TO ANOTHER
DIATRIBE
AN ABUSIVE,CONDEMNATORY SPEECH
DIFFIDENT
LACKING SELF-CONFIDENCE
DILATE
TO MAKE LARGER
DILATORY
INTENDED TO DELAY
DILETTANTE
SOMEONE WITH AN AMATEURISH AND SUPERFICIAL INTEREST IN A TOPIC

DIRGE
A FUNERAL HYMN OR MOURNFUL SPEECH
DISABUSE
TO SET RIGHT; TO FREE FROM ERROR
DISCERN
TO PERCEIVE; TO RECOGNIZE
DISPARATE
FUNDAMENTALLY DIFFERENT; ENTIRELY UNLIKE
DISSEMBLE
TO PRESENT A FALSE APPEARANCE
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