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to resignn, formally give up and office or a duty; to disown, discard
abdicate
to give as a gift, provide with lodgings
bestow
able to hold much, roomy
capacious
able to burn or eat away by chemical action; biting, sarcastic
caustic
a false notion or belief; an error in thinking
fallacy
n. beggar

adj. depending on begigng for a living
mendicant
to make sick to the stomach, to fill with disgust
nauseate
to nullify, deny, bring to nothing
negate
vitally important, essential
pivitol
n. one who recieves

adj. recieving, able or willing to recieve
recipient
an action designed to mislead, a trick
ruse
to becom e filled to overflowing, to be present in large quantities
teem
an opinion, belief, or principle held to be true
tenet
easily managed, easy to deal with; easily wrought, malleable
tractable
clumsy, awkward; unweildy
ungainly
having a huge appetite, greedy, ravenous; excessively eager
voracious
a lack of seriousness or earnestness, especialy about things that should be treated with respect; buoyancey, lightness in weight
levity
n. and order forbidding the trade in or movement of commercial goods; any restraint or hindrance

v. to forbid to enter or leave port, to forbid trade with
embargo
n.a strong movement to advance a cause or idea

v.to campaign, work vigorously
crusade
to injure or destroy the surface or appearance of; to damage the value, influence, or effect of; to face down, outshine
deface