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abridge
v. to make shorter
adherent
n. a follower, supporter;
adj. attached, sticking to
altercation
n. an angry argument
cherubic
adj. resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beautiful, round, or chubby face; sweet and innocent
condone
v. to pardon or overlook
dissent
v. to diagree
n. diagreement
eminent
adj. famous, outstanding, distinguished; projecting
exorcise
v. to drive out by magic; to dispose of something trouble some, menacing, or appressive
fabricate
v. to make manufacture, to make up, invent
irate
adj. angry
marauder
n. a raider, plunder
obesity
n. excessive fatness
pauper
n. an extremely poor person
pilfer
v. to steal in small quantities
rift
n. to split, break, breach
semblance
n. a likeness; an outward appearance; an apparition
terminate
v. to bring to an end
trite
adj. common place; overused, stale
surmount
v. to overcome, rise above
usurp
v. to seize and hold a position by force or without right