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assurance
a pledge, freedom from doubt
speak with ______________ on various topics
asylum
an institution for care of children; a place of safety
offer ______________ to the oppressed
console
to comfort; the keyboard of an organ
tried to ___________ the grieving child
dilate
to make or become larger or wider
___________ the pupil of the injured eye
dross
refuse, waste products
throw away the ________
dwindle
to lessen, diminish
__________ in size
flippant
lacking in seriousness
resent their ___________ attitude
immunity
resistance to disease
build up an ______________ to the flu
institute
to establish, set up
________________ a new policy
liability
a debt, something disadvantageous
became a _____________ to the company
preposterous
ridiculous, senseless
a _______________ notion
pugnacious
quarrelsome, fond of fighting
put off by his _________________ attitude
rabid
furious, violently intense
a _______ rabid baseball fan
realm
a kingdom, a region or field of study
in the ___________ of science
rejuvenate
to make young again; to renew
______________ one's flagging spirits
remunerate
to reward, pay, reimburse
_______________ him handsomely for his work
sparse
meager, scant; scattered
an area with a __________ population
sterling
genuine, excellent; of standard quality
man of ____________ character
venture
a risky or daring undertaking
______________ forth at night
warp
to twist out of shape
a ________ of mind