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abate
to lessen to subside
abdication
giving up control, authority
aberration
straying away from what is normal, Deviation from a right, customary, or prescribed course
abet:
To aid, promote, or encourage the commission of (an offense).help/encourage smb (in doing wrong)
abeyance
suspended action, A state of suspension or temporary inaction
abhor
to hate to detest
abide
be faithful; to endure
abjure
promise or swear to give up,To recant, renounce, repudiate under oath
ablution:
A washing or cleansing, especially of the body.
abnegation
self-denial
abraded
rubbed off worn away by friction
abrogate
repeal or annul by authority,To abolish, repeal
abscond
to go away suddenly (to avoid arrest),To depart suddenly and secretly, as for the purpose of escaping arrest
abstemious:
Characterized by self denial or abstinence, as in the use of drink, food.
abstruse
difficult to comprehend; obscure,Dealing with matters difficult to be understood