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Ameliorate
To become better; make better; improve
Amelioration
Improvement
Conserve
Keep from waste, loss, or decay; save
Detriment
Disadvantage
Detrimental
Harmful; Damaging
Exotic
Foreign; Strange
Folly
Lack of good sense; foolish action
Formerly
Earlier Period; Previously
Former
Preceding; Previous
Harmony
Peaceable or friendly relations; accord; agreement; tranquility
Harmonious
Friendly; Amicable.
Ignore
Refuse to take notice of; Disregard.
Ignoramus
Ignorant, stupid person; dunce
Impediment
Something that hinders or obstructs; hindrance; obstacle.
Impede
Interfere with or slow the progress of; hinder; obstruct
Indolent
Disposed to avoid exertion; lazy, idle.
Indolence
Idleness; laziness
Intact
Untouched by anything that damages or diminishes; left complete or entire.
Invalid
Having no force or effect; void
Invalidate
Abolish
Invalid
Sickly, disabled person
Noncarcionogenic
Not producing cancer
Parsimony
Stinginess
Raze
Destroy by tearing down; demolish, level to the ground.
Reticent
Inclined to be silent or secretive; uncommunicative
Reticence
Restraint in communicating
Retire
Withdraw from active duty or business; go to bed.
Retort
Answer; reply sharply or angrily; or a quick witty sharp reply.
Subvert
Overturn or overthrow from foundation; undermine.
Subversion
Sabotage; undermining
Tractable
Easily led, taught, or controlled;
Tractability
Obedience