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  • Abhor

    hate

  • Bigot

    narrow-minded, prejudiced person

  • Counterfeit

    fake; false

  • Enfranchise

    give voting rights

  • Hamper

    hinder; obstruct

  • Kindle

    to start a fire

  • Noxious

    harmful; poisonous; lethal

  • Placid

    calm; peaceful

  • Remuneration

    payment for work done

  • Talisman

    lucky charm

  • Abrasive

    rough; coarse; harsh

  • Bilk

    cheat; defraud

  • Covert

    hidden; undercover

  • Engender

    cause

  • Hangar

    storage area (like garage) for a plane

  • Knotty

    complex; difficult to solve

  • Nuance

    something subtle; a fine shade of meaning

  • Plagiarism

    taking credit for someone else's writing or ideas

  • Renown

    fame

  • Tangent

    going off the main subject

  • Abasement

    humiliation; degradation

  • Billowing

    swelling; fluttering; waving

  • Cower

    recoil in fear or servility; shrink away from

  • Enhance

    improve; make better or clearer

  • Harangue

    noisy, attacking speech

  • Labyrinth

    a maze

  • Nullify

    to counter; make unimportant

  • Plaintiff

    petitioner (in court of law)

  • Replete

    full

  • Tangible

    can be touched

  • Abrogate

    cancel; deny; repeal

  • Blasphemy

    speech which offends religious sentiments

  • Credible

    believable

  • Enigma

    puzzle; mystery

  • Harbingers

    indicators; bringers of warnings

  • Labyrinthine

    complicated; highly convoluted

  • Nuzzle

    cuddle; snuggle

  • Plaudit

    statement giving strong praise

  • Reprehensible

    shameful; very bad

  • Tardy

    slow; late; overdue; delayed

  • Absolution

    forgiveness; pardon; release

  • Blatant

    obvious

  • Creditable

    praiseworthy

  • Ensconce

    establish firmly in a position

  • Hasten

    hurry; accelerate; rush

  • Laceration

    a cut

  • Obdurate

    stubborn

  • Plausible

    can be believed; reasonable

  • Reprieve

    a respite; postponement of a sentence

  • Tawdry

    of little value; gaudy

  • Abstain

    desist; go without; withdraw

  • Blighted

    damaged; destroyed; ruined

  • Credulous

    gullible; ready to believe anything

  • Enshroud

    cover

  • Haughtiness

    arrogance; pride

  • Lachrymose

    tearful; sad

  • Obfuscate

    deliberately make something difficult to understand

  • Plethora

    an excess

  • Repudiate

    shun; eschew

  • Tedium

    boredom

  • Abstemious

    self denying; refraining from indulging

  • Blithe

    free-spirited; carefree

  • Crepuscular

    active at dawn and dusk

  • Enunciation

    clear pronunciation; accent; articulation

  • Headstrong

    stubborn; willful

  • Lackluster

    dull; monotonous; bland

  • Objective

    unbiased; not subjective

  • Pliable

    flexible; not stubborn

  • Rescind

    retract; repeal

  • Temper

    to moderate; soften

  • Abstruse

    difficult to understand; obscure

  • Blunderbuss

    1. ancient weapon (type of gun); 2. a clumsy person

  • Cringe

    recoil; flinch; shy away

  • Envenom

    to cause bitterness and bad feeling

  • Hedonism

    self indulgence; pleasure-seeking

  • Laconic

    using few words; brief; to the point

  • Oblique

    indirect; slanting

  • Plumage

    feathers of a bird

  • Resignation

    acceptance of fate

  • Tenacious

    stubborn; resolute; holding firm to a purpose

  • Accolade

    tribute; honor; praise

  • Bolster

    support; prop up

  • Cryptic

    puzzling; enigmatic

  • Ephemeral

    short-lived

  • Hedonist

    a pleasure seeker

  • Lamentation

    expression of regret or sorrow

  • Obliterate

    destroy; demolish; eradicate

  • Plummet

    fall suddenly and steeply

  • Resolution

    determination

  • Tentative

    not certain

  • Acquiesce

    to agree to; give in to

  • Bombast

    arrogant, pompous language

  • Curtail

    cut short

  • Epicure

    someone who appreciates good food and drink

  • Heed

    listen to

  • Lampoon

    ridicule; spoof

  • Oblivious

    totally unaware

  • Podium

    raised platform

  • Resonant

    echoing

  • Tenuous

    flimsy; not solid