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Absolve
free from guilt
Accede
agree to
Accelerate
speed up
Adjourn
put off to a later time
Acvocate
act in support of
Allege
calim
Allot
assign
Allude
refer to
Alter
change
Assent
agree
Atone
make up for
Augment
add to
Avert
prevent
Ban
forbid
Bar
exclude
Cede
give up
Chastise
punish
Cite
mention in order to prove something
Coerce
force
Collaborate
work with someone
Commend
praise
Concur
agree
Curtail
cut short or reduce
Deduce
draw a conclusion from given facts
Deem
consider
Defer
postpone
Delete
remove or erase
Deplore
regret
Deprive
keep someone from having or getting something
Despise
scorn
Detain
delay temporarily
Detect
uncover soemthing that is not obvious
Detest
hate
Detract
take away from
Devour
eat greedily
Digress
depart from the subject under consideration
Dilute
weaken by adding something less strong
Disintegrate
fall apart
Dispel
drive away
Disperse
scatter
Disrupt
break up
Distort
present incorrectly
Diverge
go in different directions
Divulge
reveal
Eject
throw out
Encounter
meet
Endeavor
try
Enhance
increase the quality or value of
Ensue
follow a a result
Eff
make a mistake
Erupt
break out
Evade
avoid or escape from someone or something
Exceed
surpass
Extol
praise highly
Falter
stumble
Famish
starve
Feign
pretend
Flourish
thrive
Foil
prevent
Forsake
abandon
Frustrate
prevent someone from achieving a goal
Gauge
estimate
Harass
disturb constantly
Heave
lift and throw
Heed
pay attention to
Hinder
keep back
Hurl
throw with force
Ignite
set fire to
Immerse
plunge into a liquid
Impair
damage
Imply
suggest
Incite
arouse
Infer
come to a conclusion based on something known
Instigate
spur to action
Interrogate
question
Intimidate
frighten by making threats
Irk
annoy
Jeer
poke fun at
Lament
feel sorrow for
Launch
set in motion
Lop
cut off
Lure
tempt
Lurk
remain hidden, usually for an evil purpose
Magnify
enlarge
Maim
cripple
Mimic
imitate
Mock
ridicule
Molest
annnoy
Narrate
tell
Navigate
steer
Negate
deny
Orient
adjust oneself or someone else to a situation or place
Oust
expel
Pend
remain undecided
Perfect
complete
Perplex
puzzle
Pertain
have reference to
Perturb
upset greatly
Peruse
read carefully
Preclude
prevent something from happening
Prescribe
order
Presume
take for granted
Prevail
win out over
Probe
investigate thoroughly
Procure
obtain
Prosper
be successful
Protrude
project
Provoke
arouse to action out of irritation
Pry
look closely into
Quell
subdue
Rebate
give back, usually part of an amount paid
Rebuke
reprimand
Recede
move backward
Reconcile
bring together by settling differences
Rectify
correct
Recur
happen again
Refrain
keep from
Feimburse
pay back
Reiterate
repeat
Reject
refuse to take
Relinquish
give up
Reminisce
recall past happenings
Remunerate
pay for work or other service done
Renounce
give up
Renovate
restore
Repent
regret
Repose
rest
Reproach
blame
Repulse
drive back
Restrain
hold back
Retain
keep
Retaliate
return in kind
Retard
delay
Retrieve
get back
Revere
have deep respect for
Scan
look at closely; look over quickly
Scoff
mock
Scorn
treat with contempt
Scour
clean thoroughly; move about widely in a search
Scowl
look angry
Seep
ooze
Seethe
boil
Sever
divide
Shed
throw off
Shirk
seek to avoid
Shun
avoid
Shunt
turn aside
Sift
sort out through careful examination
Signify
mean
Singe
burn slightly
Signify
mean
Singe
burn slightly
Skim
read over quickly
Smite
hit hard
Snarl
tangle
Soar
fly high in the air
Spurn
reject scornfully
Startle
surprise
Stifle
suppress
Strew
scatter
Strive
try hard
Stun
daze
Subside
lessen in activity
Succumb
yield to
Suffice
be enough
Surge
increase suddenly
Surmount
overcome
Sustain
support
Sway
move back and forth
Tamper
meddle with
Tarnish
discolor
Taunt
reproach mockingly
Thaw
melt
Thrash
defeat thoroughly
Thrive
prosper
Throb
beat insistently
Thrust
push forcefully and suddenly
Thwart
prevent someone from achieving a goal
Tinge
color slightly
Torment
afflict with pain
Surge
increase suddenly
Surmount
overcome
Sustain
support
Sway
move back and forth
Tamper
meddle with
Tarnish
discolor
Taunt
reproach mockingly
Thaw
melt
Thrash
defeat thoroughly
Thrive
prosper
Throb
beat insistently
Thrust
push forcefully and suddenly
Thwart
prevent someone from achieving a goal
Tinge
color slightly
Torment
afflict with pain
Transform
change the appearance of
Transmit
send along
Trudge
walk slowly and wearily
Undergo
experience
Undo
return to condition that existed before something was done
Usurp
seize power illegally
Utilize
make use of
Utter
speak
Vacate
make empty
Vanquish
conquer
Vary
change
Vend
sell
Verify
prove the trugth of
Vex
annoy
Vibrate
move back and forth
Violate
break
Vouch
guarantee
Waive
give up
Wane
decrease in strength
Waver
sway back and forth
Whet
sharpen
Wield
put to use
Withstand
hold out against
Wrest
pull violently
Yearn
long for
Yield
give up