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Abase
Lower; humiliate
A bass has a low sound
Abash
embarrass
The bashful dwarf in Snow White was shy
Abate
Subside; decrease, lessen
Storm
Aberrant
Abnormal or deviant
A bear ant is an abnormal animal
Abet
Aid, usually in doing something wrong
A bet aids in finance, but is the wrong thing to do
Abduction
kidnapping
Aliens abduct
Abeyance
Suspended action
when you obey someone you are in suspended action yourself
Abhor
detest; hate
ab (away from) whore since we detest adn hate them
Abject
wretched; lacking pride
I only eject things that are wretched and lack pride
Ablution
Washing
Lutin is a character on Disney Cartoons that needs some washing
Abnegation
Repudiation; self-sacrifice
Ab negative... self-sacrifice blood donation
Abominable
Detestable; extremely unpleasant; very bad
The abominable snowman is detestable and very bad
Abortive
unsuccessful; fruitless
I abort unsuccessful and fruitless missions
Abrade
Wear away by friction; scrape; erode
I wear braids. Ab is away-- wear away
Abrasive
Rubbing away; tending to grind down
braces rub away at your lips and tend to grind down your teeth
Abridge
Condense or shorten
A bridge shortens your travel time
Abrogate
abolish
Abro Cadabra... the gate is now abolished
abscond
Depart secretly and hide
my abs were conned and the surgon departed secretly and hid
absolve
pardon (an offense)
The father absolved him of his sins.
abstemious
sparing in eating and drinking; temporate
if you eat stems you are sparing in eating and drinking
abstruse
obscure; profound; difficult to understand
to tell you the struse i dont understand english.
abut
border upon; adjoin
a but ajoins your top and botton half.
abysmal
bottomless
a bottomless abyss- mal is bad
accede
agree
I agree that we need a seed to grow a tree
accentuate
emphasize; stress
a scent emphasizes and stresses the smell in a room
acclaim
applaud; announce with great approval
When I make a claim I expect people to applaud and announce with great approval
acclimate
adjust to climate
ac helps us adjust to our climate
accolade
award of merit
Akko was laid... He should recieve an award of merit
accord
agreement
Oslo accords
accost
approach and speak first to a person
there is no cost to approach and speak first to a person
accretion
growth; increase
a creation will have growth; increase
accoutre
equipped
weird word. You have to be equipped with good english to know that
Accrue
v. come about by addition
a crew comes about by additon to the captain of the ship
Acerbity
n. bitterness of speech and temper

acerbic adj.
An ass is biting his nails because the bitterness of speech and temper
acetic
vinegary
ah said...ik..vinegar is gross
acidulous
slightly sour; sharp, caustic
acid food is slightly sour
acme
top; pinnacle
acme towers is very high in level
acoustics
science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
acoustic guitars
acquittal
deliverance from a charge
they quit on al and let him go even though they thought he was guilty
acrid
sharp; bitterly pungent
Ak. Lets get rid of the sharp and bitterly pungent odor
acrimonious
bitter in words or manner

n. acrimony
ah... crimony!-- what a bitter way to say something
acrophobia
fear of heights
ahhhhh.crop! we are so high up here.
actuarial
calculating; pertaining to insurance statistics
actuate
motivate
act- u- ate. food motivates
acuity
sharpness
Its your que. be sharp
acumen
mental keenness
ah see you men. You all have mental keenness
acute
quickly perceptive; keen; brief and severe
acute hearing
acute illness
acute businessman
adage
wise saying; proverb
add age and you have wise people saying wise sayings
adamant
hard; inflexible
a dam ant wouldn't die because he was so hard and inflexible
addendum
an addition or supplement
Add the end ... um. to the rest of the story
addle
v. muddle; drive crazy; become rotten
addle confuse you. What drives me crazy is that western accent
adept
expert at
one must have a depth of a field to be an expert at it
adjunct
someting added on or attached (generally nonessential or inferior)
conjunction junction, whats your function. To add.
admonish
v. warn; reprove

n. admonition
Admin in a MUN conference warn and reprove of passing unappropriate notes
Adorn
v. decorate
we decorate with ornaments
Adroit
skillful
Adroit sounds like a star wars robot and they are skillful. They are always roit (right)
adherent
supporter; folower
to adhere is to follow