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abash
embarrass
abdicate
to dethrown
to step down from throne
amicable
friendly
appease
to quiet by satisfying
advent
coming
alleviate
to relieve
to lighten
abhor
to detest
affinity
a liking
a connection
amnesty
a pardon
ambiguous
unclear
ambivalent
split between two things
mix feelings
affidavit
a legal document
adjudicate
to give a ruling
aberrant
out of the ordinary
abrogate
to abolish
accede
to give in
aberration
something out of the ordinary
abnormal
acronym
word(s) that have initials which make up an abbreviated term for given words
(example: radar)
auspicious
promising
balm
coating
bellicose
warlike
barter
trade
benign
harmless
butte
flat hilltop
bizarre
odd
buoyancy
floatability
charlatan
fake
quack
imposer
chastise
to scold
coincide
to conflict
to occur at the same time as something else
confluence
running together
calibrate
to team up, work together
conducive
leads to
conjecture
a guess
curdle
old, like milk
crusting
curio
small item
"a little something"
cairn
A mound of stones erected as a memorial or marker.
carnage
a bloody massacre
concurrent
happening at the same time
convalescence
healing period/break
countenance
to approve/allow
a face
credence
belief, credit
creed
set of beliefs
cursory
quick and hasty
cataclysm
disaster
catalyst
sets something else off
cause of a disaster
concession
allowance
compromise
crescendo
increasingly louder
caravan
traveling group
cacophony
unpleasant sound
chimera
unattainable dream, fancy
clique
close group of friends or associates
contentious
harmful
decorum
proper behavior
debunk
to reject
to disapprove
doctrine
an agreement
dissipate
to spread, dissolve
to break away
diffident
a lack of self-confidence; shy and timid
diminutive
very, very small
dyspeptic
melancholy
deplete
to lessen
disposition
manner, usual temperament
distend
to swell up as if about to burst
draconian
exceedingly harsh
enamored
in love with
extraneous
unneccessary