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abhor hate
bigot opinionated
counterfeit fake
enfranchise give voting rights
hamper to prevent
kindle to start a fire
noxious harmful, poisonous
placid calm, peaceful
remuneration payment for work done
talisman lucky charm
abrasive rough, harsh
bilk cheat
covert hidden, undercover
engender cause
hangar storage area for a plane
knotty complex, difficult to solve
nuance slight difference in color/tone
renown high repute
tangent going off the main subject
abasement humiliation
billowing swelling
cower shrink away from
enhance improve
harangue noisy, attacking speech
nullify make unimportant
plaintiff a person who brings suit in a court
replete full
abrogate to put an end to
blasphemy speech which offends religious sentimetns
credible believable
enigma puzzle, mystery
harbingers bringers of warnings
nuzzle cuddle, snuggle
plaudit statement giving strong praise
reprehensible shameful, very bad
absolution forgiveness, pardon
blatant obvious
hasten hurry, rush
obdurate stubborn
plausible reasonable
tawdry of little value
abstain go without
blight damage, destroy
credulous gullible
enshroud cover
haughtiness arrogance, pride
obfuscate deliberately make something difficult to understand
repudiate shun, eschew
tedium boredom
abstemious refrain from overindulgence
blithe carefree, free-spirited
enunciation clear pronunciation
headstrong stubborn
lackluster dull
objective unbiased
pliable not stubborn
rescind repeal, put an end to
temper soften
blunderbuss clumsy person
cringe recoil, shy away
laconic brief
oblique indirect
plumage feathers of a bird
tenacious stubborn
accolade tribute, honor
bolster support
plummet fall suddenly and steeply
resolution determination
tentative not certain
acquiesce to agree
curtail cut short
heed listen to
oblivious totally unaware
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