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appoint
to name for a position
bitterly
in a manner characterized by hatred or resentment
campaign
actions undertaken to achieve a political, social, or financial goal
correspond
to exchange litters
decency
proper behavior; socially proper actions
dispose
to deal with; get rid of; eliminate
engagement
an encounter between opposing forces; an appointment; a pledge to marry
institution
an established law, practice, or custom; an organization; the building housing such an organization
mortal
very intense; subject to death; human; a human being
oust
to force out; expel
parallel
extending in the same direction, every where equally distant; on the same line as; something equal or similar in all important details; to make one thing parallel to another
percussion
the hitting of one object against another; a musical instrument that produces sound by being sturk, such as a drum
practical
useful; realistic
repercussion
after effect of an action of event; result; consequence
resign
to give up deliberately
snipe
to attack slyly; to shoot at from a hiding place
suite
a matched set of furniture; a series of connecting rooms
sympathy
feeling of sorrow for another person's situation
token
slight; symbolic; done as an indication or a pledge; an out ward sign or expression; a small metal object used in place of a coin
wage
money paid for work done; to take part in or carry on