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abolish (v)
to end
adversity (n)
misfortune
ashamed
embarrassed
avoid
to keep away from
astonishment (n)
great surprise
deadlock
a standstill
demand
a strong request
Eager
wanting to do something very much
Flatter
to praise someone in a way that is not sincere
hastily
quickly
manner
the way that something is done or happens
overlook
to fail to notice
Pride
Humility
Speak out
Talk openly and freely.
Tempt
To make someone want to do something
Vast
Extremely big
weakness
when someone or something is not strong or powerful
asylum seeker
someone who has migrated to another country
Deed
An intentional act
fulfil
to do something that is expected
genuine
real
go to great lengths
to try very hard
hesitate
to pause
mistrust
doubt about someone's honesty
Random
by chance, not planned
struggle
a hard and difficult time
Accuracy
Being correct or precise
attempt
to try to do something
Brief
Short
bureau
an organization providing a service to the public
confines (n)
the limits of something
council
a group that makes laws
Drift
The general or basic meaning of something
for instance
for example
in stitches
laughing very hard
plausible
believable
Spare
Extra
Appeal
When a lot of people are asked to give money
debut
a first public appearance
Dread
To feel extremely worried
Owe
To have success happiness