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to resign, formally give up an office or a duty; to disown, discard
abdicate
to give as a gift; to provide lodgings
bestow
able to hold much, roomy
capacious
able to burn or eat away by chemical action, biting, sarcastic
caustic
a strong movement to advance a cause or idea
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
an order forbidding the trade in or movement of commercial goods; any restraint or hindrance
to forbid to enter or leave port; to forbid trade with
embargo
a fa;se notion or belief; an error in thinking
fallacy
a lack of seriousness or earnestness, especially about things that should be treated with respect; buoyancy, lightness in weight
levity
beggear
depending on begging for a living
medicant
to make sick to the stomach; to fill with disgust
nauseate
to nullify, deny, bring to nuthing
negate
vitally important, essential
pivotal
one who recieves
recieving, able or willing to recieve
recipient
an action designed to confuse or mislead, a trick
ruse
to become filled to overflowingl to be present in large quantities
teem
an opinion, believe, or principle held to be true
tenet
easily managed, easy to deal with; easily wrought, malleable
tractable
clumsy, awkward;unwieldly
ungainly
having a huge appetite, greedy, ravenous; excessively eager
voracious