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abandon
total lack of inhibition

cinderella abandoned her shoe
abase
to humble; disgrace

He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss
abate
decrease; reduce

The storm abated
abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power

The King abdicated when he married a divorcee
aberration
something different from the usual

events that were aberrations from the norm
abet
to aid; act as accomplice
Little John abet Robin Hood
abhor
to loathe, detest
she abhors cats
abject
miserable, pitiful
the most abject slaves joined in the revolt
abolitionist
one who opposes the practice of slavery
the abolitionists are opposed to capital punishment
abortive
interrupted while incomplete
it was an abortive war