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avenge
a venge

(v.) to get revenge for; to punish someone or get satisfaction for a wrong or injury
cede
cede

(v.) to give up; surrender; to hand over to another
deluge
del uge

(n.) a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes in vast quantity (like a flood);
(v.) to flood
discretion
dis cret ion

(n.) good judgment; care in speech and action; freedom to judge or choose
giddy
gidd y

(adj.) dizzy; light-headed; lacking seriousness
impact
im pact

(n.) the striking of one object against another; the shock caused by a collision;
(v.) to affect, especially forcefully
intimidate
in tim i date

(v.) to make timid or frighten by threats; to use fear to get someone to do (or not do) something
liberate
lib e rate

(v.) to free from bondage or domination; to release
logical
log i cal

(adj.) reasonable; making use of reason and good sense
misrepresent
mis rep re sent

(v.) to give a false or untrue idea
optional
op tio nal

(adj.) left to one's own choice; not required
rendezvous
ren dez vous

(v) to meet in accordance with a plan;
(n.) a meeting by agreement; a meeting place
rotund
ro tund

(adj.) rounded and plump; full or rich in sound
saunter
saun ter

(v,) to stroll; walk in an easy, leisurely way;
(n.) a stroll
sluggish
slugg ish

(adj.) lazy; slow-moving; not active, dull
subordinate
su bor di nate

(adj.) lower in rank or position, secondary;
(n.) one who is in a lower position or under the orders of someone else;
(v.) to put in a lower or secondary position
tint
tint

(n.) a delicate color or hue; a slight trace of something;
(v.) to give color to something; to dye
variable
var i a ble

(adj.) likely to undergo change; changeable;
(n.) a value or quantity that varies; a symbol for such
verge
verge

(n.) the point at which something begins or happens; the brink; a border, edge;
(v.) to incline, tend toward; to be in the process of becoming something else
outright
out right

(adj.) complete; instantaneous; without reservation, thoroughgoing;
(adv.) completely; instantaneously