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Abacus
frame with balls for calculating
Abet
help/encourage somebody (in doing wrong)
Abeyance
suspended action
abjure
promise or swear to give up
Abraded
rubbed off worn away by friction
Abjure
promise or swear to give up
Abrogate
repeal or annual by authority
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure
Abut
border on
Abysmal
bottomless extreme
Acarpous
No longer fertile, worn out
Accolade
praise, approval
Accretion
the growing of separate things into one
Admonitory
containing warning
Affable
polite and friendly
Agile
Active, quick-moving
Agog
Eager/Excited
Alloy
To debase by mixing with sth inferior
Ambidextrous
Able to use the left hand or the right equally well
Amortize
End (a debt) by setting aside money
Antithetical
Direct opposing
Aplomb
Self-Confidence
Apostate
One who abandons long-held religious or political conventions
Apotheosis
Defication, glorification to godliness
Apropos
Appropriate to the situation, apt
Apt
well-suited, quick witted
Arabesque
A complex ornate design
Arboreal
of connected with trees
Ardor
Enthusiasm
Argot
jargon slang