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AB nuh gayt
abnegate - to surrender or to relinquish (a right, belief, or idea)
The fighter's rights as a person had been _____ for a few days.
chronic - marked by long duration or by frequent recurrence over a long period
The hard exercises the girl did gave her a _____ pain in her side.
forsake - to quit or to leave entirely; to depart or to withdraw from
The knight was _______ for his intimate actions towards the king's wife.
frugal - avoiding spending money unnecessarily
The young _____ shopper was trying to spend the money they worked so hard for.
GRAV eh tate
gravitate - to move toward something
The aura of the ring was ______, the strangers couldn't help but look.
guise - costume or outward appearance
The _____ was sneaky and conniving, the robber couldn't be found if he had it on.
eh LIS it
illicit - illegal
People were doing _____ deeds in the downtown area.
im PREG nuh bul
impregnable - incapable of being taken by assault, of being broken into or escaped from.
The ________ mansion protected the dealer for many blood shed years.
incensed - really mad
I was _____ with the man's actions against my house.
IN deh junt
indigent - very poor, impoverished
The family was very ____, but was able to keep they're house and food on the table.
in SOO pur uh bul
insuperable - incapable of being surmounted; incapable of being vanquished
The U.S army is _____, we will never be disassembled.
in TOO eh tiv
intuitive - known without rational thought
We saw the woman's ______ ability to state common facts.
eh REV ur unt
irreverent - showing a lack of respect
The mother was ______ to the crying bride's feelings.
mal FEE zunt
malfeasant - on who is guilty of misbehavior or wrongdoing
After the robber was arrested, he became ______ of his crimes.
malign - to utter injuriously misleading reports about
The woman was _______ to another with indecent utters.
MAV er ik
maverick - an independent individual who does not go along with the group
The ______ ran through the broken city, looking for pieces off his past.
PLUN dur ur
plunderer - one who robs or loots or otherwise takes things by force
The pirates ______ the cargo hold, stealing ammo, swords and guns.
PRED uh tur
predator - one that preys, plunders, or destroys
The ______ lurked in the shadows, looking for its next prey.
REV ul ry
revelry - loud and boisterous partying or merrymaking
The _____ was loud and over the top.
sanguine - very confident
The _____ was very nerve-racking, but it all calmed down quickly.
taut - tightly drawn, having no slack
The ____ ropes were strong around the town hall.
thwart - to effectively oppose or to stop
The giant shield _______ the bandits plan to kill the Queen.
TIM ur us
timorous - apprehensive, worried, or fearful
The ______ bear cub decided to never leave the cave.
vi tree OL ik
vitriolic - very caustic and sarcastic
The _____ and sour statement came from the senators mouth angered almost all in the room.
VUL nur uh bul
vulnerable - susceptible to injury or attack
The blind spot made the guys ______ to attack.
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