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abridge
to make shorter
to ______________ a 1000-page novel
adherent
a follower, supporter; sticking to
had attracted many ___________
altercation
an angry argument
involved in a noisy _____________
cherubic
resembling an angel
the _____________ smile of a newborn baby
condone
to pardon or overlook
refuse to ___________ bad behavior
dissent
to disagree; a disagreement
__________ from the majority view
eminent
famous, oustanding
an ___________ member of the bar
exorcise
to drive out by magic
to ___________ an evil spirit
fabricate
to make, manufacture
learned how to ___________ steel
irate
angry
try to calm an ________ parent
marauder
a raider, plunderer
a village raided by _____________
obesity
extreme fatness
suffering from _______________
pauper
an extremely poor person
help for the ____________ in our community
pilfer
to steal in small quantities
_________ stamps from the cash box
rift
a split, break
an unfortunate __________ in their friendship
semblance
a likeness; an outward appearance
tried to create a ___________ of order
surmount
to overcome, rise above
struggle to ______________ all obstacles
terminate
to bring to an end
_____________ my employment
trite
commonplace; overused
full of cliches and __________ phrases
usurp
to seize and hold a position by force
plot to _________ power