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abash
destroy self-confidence; humiliate; embarass
abeyance
postponement
abstemious
moderate (often about food or alcohol)
accost
to approach someone and speak to them aggressively
acument
insight; keen perception
aegis
protection, auspices, sponsorship; mythical breastplate associated with Zeus and Athena
alacrity
promptness; cheerful readiness
anathema
cursed by ecclesiastical authority; something/body that is intensely disliked or loathed
animus
basic attitude or governing spirit; a usually prejudiced and often spiteful or malevolent ill will; an inner masculine part of the female personality in the analytic psychology of C. G. Jung
antipathy
aversion, dislike
antipodal
exactly opposite (such as on other side of planet)
approbation
formal approval
artless
unskilled; free from artificiality or craft
belie
to give a false impression of