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Aberration
Deviation from what is correct or right
Abeyance
Suspension of an activity; postponement
Abstemious
Sparing in use of food or drink; moderate
Abstruse
Concealed; difficult to comprehend; obscure
Accolade
Embrace; award; commendation
Acerbic
Bitter; harsh; caustic
Acrimonious
Sarcastic; caustic; angry; mordant
Acuity
Sharpness; acuteness; keenness
Acute
1. Perceptive 2. Excruciating
Adept
Proficient; masterful; expert
Adherent
Believer; supporter; devotee
Adjunct
1. Attachment; appendage 2. Subordinate or auxiliary capacity
Admonish
Caution; reprove mildly; reprimand
Adroit
Dexterous; proficient; skillful
Adulation
Excessive flattery; adoration; idolization
Adulterate
Make impure or inferior by adding improper ingredients; contaminate; pollute
Advocate
1. Argue for a cause; defend 2. Support; uphold
Aesthete
Person who cultivates beauty or art; connoisseur
Ambivalence
Uncertainty; doubt; indecisiveness
Ambulatory
Able to walk; not stationary
Ameliorate
Make better; improve