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Affable
Easy-going; friendly
Alacrity
Promptness in response; cheerful readiness; eagerness
Alleviate
To ease a pain or a burden
Alliance
A union of two or more groups
Ambiguous
Open to more than one interpretation
Ambivalent
Simultaneously having opposing feelings; uncertain
Amiable
Friendly; agreeable; good-natured
Ample
Describing a large amount of something
Apathetic
Feeling or showing little emotion
Apparatus
Equipment; a group of machines
Apprehension
Anxiety or fear about the future
Arbiter
A judge who decides a disputed issue
Arbitrary
Determined by impulse rather than reason
Archaic
Characteristics of an earlier period; old-fashioned
Assiduous
Hard-working
Assimilation
To absorb; to make similar
Astute
Shrewd; clever
Augment
To make grater, as in size extent or quanity, to supplement
Auspicious
Favorable; promising
Austere
Without decoration; strict