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WANE
To decrease gradually in size, amount, intensity, or degree; decline
PERVERSE
Marked by a disposition to oppose and contradict rules
BONA FIDE
Authentic; genuine
VERSATILE
Having many skills; Capable of doing many things competently
AD INFINITUM
Never ending
PRELUDE
An introductory or opening performance
RANCID
Having the disagreeable odor or taste of decomposing oils or fats; rank
APPORTION
To divide and give out in shares
CONCEDE
To acknowledge, often reluctantly, as being true, just, or proper; to admit
PERCEIVE
To become aware of directly through any of the senses, especially sight or hearing
VINDICATE
to clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting proof
CONGENIAL
Getting along well with others; friendly and pleasant
MIGRATION
The moving from place to place of people or things
BUOYANT
Able to float easily; Cheerful and lighthearted
CLIQUE
A small exclusive group of friends or associates
RUSTIC
Characteristic of dwelling in the country
SEVER
To cut off a part from a whole; to divide or separate
PERCEIVE
To become aware of directly through any of the senses, especially sight or hearing
UNTENABLE
Incapable of being defended or justified
SORDID
Foul and run-down and repulsive