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belittle
to cause to seem small or inimportant
envelop
to surround; to enclose or wrap
exploit
to take advantage of; utilize
facilitate
to make easier
forsake
to abandon
impair
to make worse; to weaken; to damage
inflict
to impose something unpleasnt
inhumane
brutal; lacking compassion
rehabilitate
to restore to a former state
rejuvenate
to restore to a youthful condition
acknowledge
to admit as true; recognize
advocate
to speak or write in favor of
comply
to obey another's command or request
concur
to agree
confirm
to verify; to prove to be true
conform
to follow an established standard
justify
to demonstrate to be right, fair, or useful
sanction
to permit, approve, or authorize
sustain
to maintain, prolong; to endure
underlie
to be the support or basis of
anachorinism
something out of its proper time
chronic
longlasting; recurrnt;habitual
chronicle
a record of facts or events in order of occurence
chronological
in order of occurence
extemporaneous
spoken with little preparation
synchronize
to cause to agree in time or rate
tempo
the rate of speed of a musical composition; rhythm
temporal
limited in time; concerning earthly things
temporary
lasting only a short time
temporize
to delay to gain time; to stall