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ALLAY
to put (fear, doubt, suspicion) to rest: calm; quiet
ASSIMILATE
to take in and incorporate as one's own
CAPITULATE
to surrender unconditionally or on stipulated terms
DEBASE
to reduce in quality or value
EMULATE
to try to equal or excel; imitate with effort to equal or surpass
EXACERBATE
to increase the severity, bitterness, or violence of; aggravate
EXTOL
to praise highly
EFFACE
to wipe out completly
FETTER
a chain or shackle placed on the feet
GLUT
to feed or fill to the extent of
GUILD
an organization of persons with related interests formed for mutual aid or protection
IMPLORE
to beg urgently or piteously as for aid or mercy
DISPARAGE
to speak of or treat slightingly; belittle
BELL*
root: pertaining to war
PAC/PEASE*
root: peace
ALLAY
to put (fear, doubt, suspicion) to rest: calm; quiet
ASSIMILATE
to take in and incorporate as one's own
CAPITULATE
to surrender unconditionally or on stipulated terms
DEBASE
to reduce in quality or value
EMULATE
to try to equal or excel; imitate with effort to equal or surpass
EXACERBATE
to increase the severity, bitterness, or violence of; aggravate
EXTOL
to praise highly
EFFACE
to wipe out completly
FETTER
a chain or shackle placed on the feet
GLUT
to feed or fill to the extent of
GUILD
an organization of persons with related interests formed for mutual aid or protection
IMPLORE
to beg urgently or piteously as for aid or mercy
DISPARAGE
to speak of or treat slightingly; belittle
BELL*
root: pertaining to war
PAC/PEASE*
root: peace