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to formally give up a position or responsibility
step down from high govenment office or other powerful position

verb
abdicate
to exchange or pass back and forth. exchanging insults

verb
bandy
something one does not like or finds fearful

noun
bete noire
A procession, especially one involvingpeople on horses or in vehicles

noun
cavalcade
A lighthearted undertaking; carefree spending of time.

noun
dalliance
to weaken

verb
enervate
dark brooding mournful

adjective
funereal
the act of killing a brother

noun
fratricide
predominant influence, especially in reference to the affairs of nations

noun
hegemony
wanton or lustful

adjective
lascivious
an illness or unwholesome condition

noun
malady
hatred of marriage

noun
misogamy
hatred of women

noun
misogyny
to make ones opinion known

verb
opine
widesprea; general common all encompassing

adjective
pandemic
a powerful person

noun
potentate
relevant to the matter at hand

adjective
salient
the quality of 2 dissimilar organisms living in the same place in a mutually beneficial relationship

adjective
symbiotic
manageable or easy to control

adjective
tractable
forcefully masculine

adjective
virile