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abrogate

verb: to repeal

ambient

adjective: completely surrounding

asperity

noun: roughness

burnish

verb: to make smooth or glossy by rubbing polish

cabal

noun: a small group working in secret

delectable

adjective: delightful

deprecate

verb: to express mild disapproval

detritus

noun: loose bits and pieces of material resulting from disintegration or wearing away

ebullient

adjective: overflowing with enthusiasm and excitement

eclectic

adjective: drawn from different sources

flaccid

adjective: limp

impecunious

adjective: having little or no money

inexorable

adjective: inflexible

moribund

adjective: dying

necromancer

noun: one who claims to reveal or influence the future through magic

onerous

adjective: involving hardship or difficulty

rife

adjective: common

rudiments

noun: the parts of any subject or discipline that are learned first

sequester

verb: to set apart

winnow:

verb: to get rid of something