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Abase
Humilate; lower in status.
Abet
assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing (an abettor is one who incites another)
Abolish
to do away with
absolve
grant remission of a sin to
abuse
treat badly
accept
hold as true
acquaint
to cause to know personally <was acquainted with the mayor>
acquit
to discharge completely (as from an obligation or accusation)
addle
throw into confusion
address
to communicate directly <addresses his thanks to his host> b : to speak or write directly to; especially : to deliver a formal speech to
admonish
warn strongly
affirm
to state positively <he affirmed his innocence>
afflict
to distress so severely as to cause persistent suffering or anguish
affront
a : to face in defiance : CONFRONT <affront death> b obsolete : to encounter face-to-face
aid
to provide with what is useful or necessary in achieving an end