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Abscond'
(v) to run off and hide
Ac'cess
(n) admintence, entry (v) to get at, obtain
An'archy
(n) lack of government, confusion
Ar'duous
(adj) hard to do
Auspic'ious
(adj) favorable
Bi'ased
(adj) favoring one side
Daunt
(v) intimidate
disentan'gle
(v) to free from tangles or complecations
Fa'ted
(adj) detemined in advanced
Hood'wink
(v) to mislead by trick
Inan'imate
(adj) not having life
Incin'erate
(v) to burn to ashes
Intrep'id
(adj) very brave
Lar'ceny
(n) theft
Pli'ant
(adj) flexible
Pom'pous
(adj) conseded
Prec'ipice
(n) a very steep cliff
Rec'tify
(v) to make right
Reprieve'
(n) temporary relief (v) postpone
Revile'
(v) to attack with words
Accom'plice
(n) person who takes part in a crime
Anni'hilate
(v) to destroy completely
Ar'bitrary
(adj) unreasonable
Bra'zen
(adj) shameless
Cat'alyst
(n) substances that speeds a reaction
Ex'odus
(n) a large scale flight or departure
Facil'itate
(v) to make easier
Incor'rigible
(adj) uncorrectable
Lat'ent
(adj) hidden
Mil'itant
(adj) given to fighting (n) activist
Morose'
(adj) having a gloomy manner
Opaque'
(adj) not letting light through, not clear
Par'amount
(adj) most importanr
Pratt'le
(v) to babble (n) baby talk
Rebut'
(v) to shoot holes in
Rep'rimend
(v) to scold (n) rebuke
Ser'vitude
(n) slavery
Slap'dash
(adj) careless, hasty
Stag'nant
(adj) motionless
Succumb'
(v) to give way to a superior force
Atone'
(v) to make up for
Bon'dage
(n) slavery
Cred'ible
(adj) believable
Defray'
(v) to pay for
Dil'igent
(adj) hardworking
Dole'ful
(adj) sad
Ghast'ly
(adj) frightful, horrible
Ham'per
(v) to hold back
Hew
(v) to shape or cut down
Impove'rished
(adj) poor
Incess'ant
(adj) never stopping
In'tricate
(adj) complicated
Lu'cid
(adj) easy to understand
Post'humous
(adj) occuring or published after death
Prim
(adj) overly neat
Sardon'ic
(adj) bitterly sarcastic
Super'fluous
(adj) surplus
Supplant'
(v) to take the place of
Taunt
(v) to jeer at (n) an insulting or mocking remark
Tena'cious
(adj) persistant