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abbreviate

to shorten by leaving out certain parts

abbreviation

the result of abbreviating

appropriate

suitable or right for the purpose

appropriate

to set aside for a particular purpose

exclude

to leave out; to keep from being part of

fanciful

not based on reason; unrealistic

fanciful

not real; imaginary

futile

certain to fail; hopeless or useless

grudge

a feeling of resentment

grudge

to be unwilling to give

grudging

done or said with reluctance

inspire

to fill with emotion or great excitement

inspiration

the power to affect the mind or the emotions; anything that has this effect

majority

the greater number or part; more than half

majority

the amount by which one number of votes is greater than another

persevere

to refuse to give up despite difficulties

perseverence

continued efforts in spite of difficulties

possess

to have or to own

possess

to get power or control over

possession

the fact of owning or holding

possession

the thing that is held or owned

prejudice

an opinion or strong feeling formed without careful thought or regard to the facts

prejudice

to cause to have such a feeling

prejudiced

having such a feeling

resolute

determined not to give in; unyielding

sneer

to look down on with scorn; to mock or insult by words or manner

sneer

a scornful look; a mocking or insulting remark

unanimous

without any disagreement

unanimity

the condition of being unanimous

unruly

badly behaved

unruly

hard to control

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