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anatagonize
annoy, provoke
cats can be anatgonized by pulling their tails
antipathy
extreme dislike
french and english antipathy in the past had led to many wars.
apathy
lack interest or emotion
arbitrate
judge between opposoing parties
the mangment and the labor agreed to arbitrate their case
archaic
ancient old fashioned
my archaic PC can not run world of warcraft :(
ardor
intense passionate feeling
his ardor for photography made him take his cam where ever he goes.
articulate
able to speak clearly
she is a very articulate lawyer.
assuage
to make something less severe
he took aspirin to assuage his headache.
attentuate
weaken
his case was attenuated because of his lies during the investigation.
audacious
fearless, daring
his audacious personality allowed him to be a skydiver.
austere
simple in appearence
the austere nature of the hotel was a drawback for its success.
banal
predictable, boring
he uses banal phrases, usually.
bolster
to support
the presence of his fingerprint bolster the evidence of the crime.
bombastic
pompous in speech
his bombastic speeches made him so popular
cacophony
harsh, noise
Ususally, in trafic jams, you will hear many cacophony horns.