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accolade
AWARD
acquiesce
to accept.
addle
to throw into confusion;to become confused
adj;CONFUSED.
adjacent
NEARBY;not distant
animated
ALIVE;LIVELY
animosity
ill will or resentment tending torward active hostility.
antic
noun:attention drawing action;
adj: caper,grotesque,bizaare
apparition
an unusual site;ghostly;APPEARENCE
apprise
to inform;TELL
approbation
COMMENDATION,PRAISE
arbitrate
DECIDE;DETERMINE
arouse
to awaken from sleep;EXCITE;STIR;
to arouse emotions
artifice
clever or artfull skill:ingenuity
assail
to attack violently with blows or with words
augment
to make greater,lager,more numerous, or more intense. SUPPLEMENT.
auspicious
PROPITOUS,PROPEROUS,FAVORABLE
baleful
forboding evil;OMINOUS
banish
to drive out or remove from a home or place of usual resort or continuance
benefice
an ecclesiastical office to whichthe revenue from an endowment is attached 2.a feudal estate in lands:FIEF
beseech
to beg anxiously; IMPLORE
boisterous
noisily turbulent:ROWDY
bondage
servitude or subjunction to a controlling person or force;CAPTIVITY
bounty
something that is given generously
brawl
noisy quarrel or fight
adj:to quarrel:WRANGLE 2.to make loud confused noise
brazen
made of brass,sounding hard like struck brass,color of polished brass,marked by contemptous boldness
candid
WHITE;FAIR;BLUNT;FRANK
carrion
putrified flesh
caustic
marked by incisive sarcasm
chide
SCOLD
chronic
marked by long duration or frequent recurrence.
2. always present or encountered.
coalition
UNION;COMBINATION of district parties or persons.
compile
to build up gradually
conjure
to summon by or as if by invocation or incantation.
constrain
to restrict the motion;LIMIT,to hold back by force.
constraint
a constraining condition, agency, or force
2. a repression of one's own feelings ,behavior,or actions.
contempt
the act of despising;DISDAIN
contour
outline of a curvy figure;SHAPE
convulse
to shake or agitate violently;SHAKE
counterfeit
forged ,imitation , to fake somthing
crave
beg,demand ,need,yearn for.
culminate
to reach the highest or a climaticor decisive point
cunning
dexterous or crafty in the use of special resouces(skill or knowledge)or in attaining an end
2.displaying a keen insight
deference
affected or ingratiating regard for anothers wishes;honor
defiance
an act or instance of defying;challenge
defy
DARE;DISREGARD to do somthing thought to be imposible
despondency
HOPELESSNESS
devout
EARNEST;devouted to a pursuit ,belief,or mode of behavior
disband
to break the organization of; disolve
discern
to detect with the eyes ; DISCRIMINATE
discreet
having or showing dicernment or good judgement in conduct and especially in speech
dismal
DISASTROUS
disparity
containing or made up of fundamentally different and often incongruous elements DIFFERENT
doleful
CHEERLESS
drab
dullness