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  1. moratorium
    [L. mora, a delay] a legally authorized delay
  2. mesmerize
    to spell bind, enthrall
  3. gut
    to remove the intestines of, eviscerate
  4. phantom
    something that seems to appear to the sight but has no physical existence; apparition
  5. sop
    something given to pacify or quiet, as a bribe
  6. ideology
    the ideas or manner of thinking characteristc
  7. stifle
    to interrupt, to cut
  8. susceptible
    easily influenced
  9. default
    Failure to perform a task or fulfill an obligation
  10. stringent
    Constricted
  11. profligate
    Given to or characterized by licentiousness or dissipation
  12. malaise
    [Fr. mal, mal, aise, easy] A vague feeling of bodily discomfort
  13. machinations
    1. The act of scheming or plotting.
  14. regimented
    2. To put (things) into systematic order.
  15. outstrip
    To move past or ahead of
  16. L. tactus, touched
    L. tangere, to touch
    [ tact, tag, tang, ting, tig]
    • contact
    • intangibility
    • tangible
  17. being as
    don't use it instead of since
  18. is, was
    use the subjunctive be and were to express recommendation, command, or request
  19. whereas
    it's a subordination conjunction
  20. if
    don't use if for whether or that
  21. not, only
    place well
  22. proving that, as seen when
    don't use it
  23. HYPO CRI SY
    hypocrisy
  24. IN DEPEND ENT
    independent
  25. IN TER EST
    interest
  26. INTER PRE TA TION
    interpretation
  27. INTER RUPT
    interrupt
  28. IR RELE VANT
    irrelevant
  29. appeasement
    the policy of granting concessions to potential enemies to maintain peace
  30. defer
    to delay
  31. mandate
    the wishes of constituents expressed to a representative
  32. ebullience
    [L. ebulliencs, to bubble out] a bubbling or boiling up
  33. anomaly
    [Gk. homos, the same] deviation or departure from the normal
  34. affront
    To insult intentionally
  35. throes
    A condition of extreme difficulty or trouble
  36. aggrandize
    [L. grandise, large, grow] To increase the scope of; extend
  37. resolute
    firm, determined, unwaving
  38. austere
    somber, grave,  Strict or severe in discipline;
  39. strident
    Loud, harsh, grating, or shrill
  40. prodigious
    enormous
  41. reprisal
    1. The act or an instance of retaliating for a loss or injury.
  42. scuttle
    To thwart, ruin, or terminate
  43. impasse
    A road or passage having no exit
  44. Gk. archein to be first, rule
    arch, arche, archic, archy
    • anarchy
    • anarchism
    • hierarchy
    • monarchy
    • oligarchy
    • patriarchy
  45. as .. if not .. than
    as ... as, if not than
  46. like
    as, as if
  47. type
    type of
  48. leave
    do not replace for let
  49. these kinds, those kinds
    • this kind of story
    • these kinds of stories
  50. LITER A TURE
    literature
  51. LONE LY
    lonely
  52. LOSE
    lose (to fail to keep), loose(not tight)

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