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A person who preceded another in an office. An ancestor.
To take for oneself. To forestall or prevent. Supplant. Head off.
Affording ground for presumption. Based on inference.
The act of lying. Misstatement.
To obtain or get by care. To bring about by indirect means.
A descendant or offspring. Something that originates from something else. Outcome.
To make known by open declaration. Publish. Proclaim. To teach publicly.
Presenting favorable conditions; favorable
To denounce or condemn. To banish or exile.
Nearness in place, time, order, occurrence, or relation.
A line starting with an endpoint and continues infinitely.
Especially extreme conservatism or rightism in politics. A reactionary person.
To express sharp, stern disapproval of; reprove; reprimand
Resisting authority or control; not obedient or compliant; refractory.
To review or summarize. To repeat in its development.
To reconstruct. To return to the liquid state by adding water.
To occur again, as an event, experience. To return to the mind.
Having a strong odor. Reminiscent.
To fix, change, or correct for the better
Characterized by verbosity or unnecessary repetition in expressing ideas; prollix
To say or plead in protest, objection, or disapproval. To show
To go back on ones word. To deny. Disown.
An act of relinquishing or abandoning something. Abandonment.
Retaliation for injuries received
To abrogate; annul; revoke; repeal.
Shining brilliantly. Gleaming.
To take up or go on with again after interruption; continue.
Rising or tending to rise again. Reviving. Renascent
To cut down, reduce, or diminish. Curtail
A feeling or attitude of deep respect tinged with awe; veneration.
All sides are congruent, diagonals are perpendicular and form angle bisectors.
Favorable to or promoting health. Healthful.