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Abase
To Lower, Humiliate
Abash
Embarass
Abate
Subside, decrease, lessen
Abbreviate
Shorten
Abdicate
Renounce, Give Up
Abduction
Kidnapping
Abberant
Abnormal or Deviant
Abet
Aid, usually in doing something wrong
Abeyance
Suspended Action
Abhor
To Detest, Hate
Abject
Wretched, Lacking Pride
Abjure
Renounce upon oath
Ablution
Washing
Abnegation
Repudiation, Self Sacrifice
Abolish
Cancel, Put an End to
Abominable
Detestable, Extremely Unpleasant
Aboriginal
Being the first of its kind in a region
Abortive
Fruitless, Unsuccessful
Abrade
Wear away by Friction
Abrasive
Rubbing Away, tending to grind down
Abridge
Condense or Shorten
Abrogate
Abolish, Cancel
Abscond
Depart Secretly and Hide
Absolute
Complete, totally unlimited, certain
Absolve
Pardon
Absorb
Assimiliate or incorporate, suck or drink up
Abstain
Refrain, hold oneself back voluntarily from action or practice
Abstemious
Sparing in Eating and Drinking
Abstinence
Restraint from eating or drinking
Abstract
Theoretical, not concrete
Abstruse
Obscure, Profound, Difficult to Understand
Abundant
Plentiful
Abusive
Insulting, Harmful
Abut
Border Upon, Adjoin
Abysmal
Bottomless
Abyss
Enormous Chasm
Academic
School
Accede
Agree
Accelerate
Move Faster
Accentuate
Emphasize, Stress
Accentuate
Emphasize, Stress
Accessible
Easy to Approach
Accessory
Additional Object
Acclaim
Applaud
Acclimate
Adjust to climate
Acclivity
Sharp Upslope of a hill
Accolade
Award of Merit
Accomodate
Help someone
Accomplice
partner in crime
Accord
Agreement
Accost
Aproach and speak first
Accoutre
Equip
Accretion
Growth, Increase
Accrue
Come about by addition
Acerbity
bitterness of speech and temper
Acetic
Vinegary
Acidulous
Slightly Sharp, Sour, Caustic
Acknowledge
Recognize, admit
Acme
Top, Pinnacle
Acoustics
Quality that makes music easy or hard to hear in
Acquiesce
Assent
Acquire
Obtain, Get
Acquittal
Deliverance from a charge
Acrid
Sharp, Bitter
Acrimonious
Bitter
Acrophobia
Fear of heights
Actuarial
Calculating, pertaining to insurance
Actuate
Motivate
Acuity
Sharpness
Acumen
Mental Keeness
Acute
keen, brief and severe
Adage
Wise saying, proverb
Adament
Hard, Inflexible
Adapt
Alter, Modify
Addendum
An Addition or Supplement
Addendum
Wise Saying, Proverb
Addiction
Compulsive, Habitual Need
Addle
Muddle, Drive Crazy
Address
Direct a speech to
Adept
Expert at
Adhere
Stick Fast
Adherant
Supporter, Follower
Adjacent
Adjoining, Neighboring
Adjunct
Something Added on
Admonish
Warn or reprove
Admonition
Warning
Adorn
Decorate
Adroit
Skillful