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abdicate
to resign, formally give up an office or duty, disown,discard
bestow
give as a gift, provide with lodgings
capacious
able to hold much, roomy
caustic
able to burn or eat away by chemicals; biting, sarcastic
crusade
a strong movement to advance a cause or idea;to campaign, work vigorously
deface
injure or destroy the surface;damage;face down,outshine
embargo
an order of forbidding trade;any restraint or hindrange;to forbid to enter
fallacy
false notion or belief
levity
lack of seriouslness;buoyancy,lightness in weight
mendicant
a beggar;depednding on begging 4 a living
nauseate
make stomach sick; fill with discust
negate
nullify,deny,bring to nothing
pivotal
vitally important,essentio
recipient
one who receives;receiving ; able tto receaive
ruse
action designed to confuse;a trick
teem
become filled to overflowing;be present with large quantities
tenet
opinion or belief; principal to be held true
tractable
easily managed;easy to deal with
ungainly
clumsy;awkward;unweidly
voracious
having huge apetite,greedy,ravenous;excessively eager