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augury
omen; sign
abeyance
suspended action
abjure
promise or swear to give up
abraded
rubbed off or worn away by friction
alloy
to debase by mixing with something inferior
barrage
artificial obstacle built across a river
blandness
polite manner; comforting; uninteresting
blithe
cheerful;casual;carefree
auspicious
favorable; successful; prosperous
contemn
to scorn or despise
constrain
compel
cordial
warm and sincere
crass
very great(especially stupidity)
contumacious
insubordiinate; rebellious
condone
forgive
consummate
perfect;make perfect; complete
curtail
make shorter than was planned
defer
postpone; give way(to show respect);
descry
catch sight of; see something in the distance
dilate
speak comprehensively; become wider ; large
discomfit
confuse; embarrass
discreet
careful; prudent
disingenuous
sophisticated; artful; trying to decieve; cunning