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abase

humiliate

She refused to abase herself.

abash

embarrass

He was not abashed by her proposal.

abate

moderate

the storm would not abate even after an hour.

abdicate

give up

the king abdicated the throne

abet

assist in doing something wrong

she was not ready to abet him in his plan.

abeyance

suspended action

the government had the construction plan in abeyance.

abjure

disavow

modi asked naxals to abjure violence.

abrogate

abolish

the king abrogated the policies made by the previous king.

absolve

pardon

the father absolved the confessor of his sins.

abstemious

sparing in eating and drinking

he had a abstemious diet.

abstinence

restrain from eating and drinking

the doctor recommended total abstinence from sugar.

abstruse

difficult to understand

she had a very abstruse personality.

accede

agree

she refused to accede to his demands.

accord

agreement

she was in complete accord with his verdict.

accretion

growth

baceause of his accretion of fat, he became size 10.

acquiesce

agree passively

she appeared to acquiesce to his ideas.

adapt

modify

some animals adapt to changing environment.

adept

expert

she was adept at the art of teaching.

adherent

supporter

she was his only adherent.

admonish

warn

when they questioned her, she admonished them.

adversary

opponent

joker was batmanvs wicked adversary.