abolish

to do away with

absurd

inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense

abuse

cruel or inhumane treatment

accomplish

to put in effect or gain with effort

accurate

matching exactly or almost exactly to something

achievement

something done successfully, typically by effort, courage, or skill

aggressive

ready or likely to attack or confront

alternate

occur in turn repeatedly

altitude

the height of an object or point in relation to sea level or ground level

announce

make a public and typically formal declaration about a fact, occurrence, or intention

antagonist

a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or something; an adversary

antonym

a word opposite in meaning to another

anxious

experiencing worry, unease, or nervousness, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome

apparent

clearly visible or understood; obvious

approach

a way of dealing with something

approval

the action of officially agreeing to something or accepting something as satisfactory

approximate

close to the actual, but not completely accurate or exact.

argument

an exchange of diverging or opposite views

aroma

a distinctive, typically pleasant smell

assume

suppose to be the case, without proof

astound

shock or greatly surprise.

available

able to be used or obtained

avalanche

a sudden arrival or occurrence of something in overwhelming quantities

avoid

keep away from or stop oneself from doing (something)

banquet

an elaborate and formal evening meal for many people

beverage

a drink, especially one other than water

bland

lacking strong features or characteristics and therefore uninteresting

blizzard

a severe snowstorm or an overabundance of something

briskly

in an active, quick, or energetic way

budge

make or cause to make the slightest movement

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