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  1. exempt
    to free someone from a rule or requirement
  2. recruit
    to take on, sign up
  3. unanimous
    undisputed
  4. temperamental
    volatile
  5. economical
    thrifty
  6. promotion
    elevation
  7. unpredictable
    random
  8. deny
    refuse
  9. irresponsible
    reckless
  10. persistent
    unrelenting
  11. dominant
    overriding
  12. aberration
    a deviation from the standard
  13. access
    admittance
  14. accord
    agreement
  15. adage
    wise proverb or saying (as "better late than never")
  16. adversary
    enemy
  17. advocate
    one who speaks on behalf of another
  18. affluence
    wealth
  19. agenda
    list of things to be done
  20. alacrity
    brisk willingness
  21. alias
    assumed name
  22. allusion
    indirect reference to something else
  23. anarchy
    lawlessness, complete disorder
  24. animosity
    great hatred
  25. anomaly
    abnormality
  26. anthology
    collection of stories
  27. apathy
    indifference
  28. apex
    the highest point
  29. atlas
    book of maps
  30. audacity
    boldness
  31. avarice
    deep-seated greed or desire for wealth
  32. awe
    feeling of respect and wonder
  33. bastion
    stronghold
  34. beacon
    literally, a "guiding light"
  35. benediction
    blessing
  36. bigotry
    bias or prejudice based on differences from one's self
  37. blasphemy
    an insult to something held sacred or holy
  38. blemish
    defect
  39. bondage
    slavery
  40. boon
    benefit
  41. brawl
    noisy fight
  42. brevity
    shortness
  43. brochure
    pamphlet
  44. bulwark
    strong protection
  45. caliber
    literally, the size of a bullet at the base
  46. camouflage
    disguise that makes something harder to see
  47. caste
    social class
  48. catastrophe
    sudden disaster
  49. chagrin
    feeling of deep disappointment or embarrassment
  50. chronicle
    historical record
  51. clamor
    uproar
  52. clemency
    mercy
  53. condolence
    expression of sympathy
  54. connoisseur
    expert judge of quality
  55. consensus
    general agreement
  56. context
    the words or ideas around a given word or idea
  57. criterion
    standard of judgment
  58. crux
    the essential point
  59. cynic
    one who doubts the good intentions of others
  60. data
    known facts
  61. dearth
    scarcity
  62. debacle
    general defeat
  63. debut
    first appearance before an audience
  64. deference
    respect or courtesy
  65. deluge
    great flood
  66. depot
    warehouse
  67. destiny
    predetermined fate
  68. detriment
    damage or loss
  69. diagnosis
    determining the nature of a disease or a situation
  70. diction
    manner in which words are used or pronounced in speech
  71. dilemma
    situation requiring a choice between two unpleasant courses of action
  72. din
    loud continuing noise
  73. directive
    a general order
  74. discord
    disagreement
  75. discrepancy
    inconsistency
  76. discretion
    freedom of choice
  77. dissent
    difference of opinion
  78. drought
    long spell of dry weather
  79. egotist
    one who judges everything only as it affects his own interest; a self centered person
  80. elite
    choice or higher part
  81. enigma
    mystery
  82. enterprise
    an important or wide ranging project
  83. environment
    surrounding influences or conditions
  84. epitome
    typical representation
  85. epoch
    period of time identified by an important event or situation
  86. era
    period of time marked by an important person or event
  87. essence
    basic nature
  88. etiquette
    rules of social behavior or customs which are generally accepted
  89. excerpt
    passage from a book or a document
  90. exodus
    departure, usually of large numbers
  91. facet
    side or aspect
  92. facsimile
    exact copy
  93. fallacy
    mistaken idea
  94. fantasy
    imagination
  95. abrupt
    Beginning, ending
  96. acrid
    harshly pungent or bitter
  97. becalm
    to make quiet
  98. buffoon
    a clown
  99. chaos
    utter disorder and confusion
  100. cognizant
    taking notice of something
  101. defer
    to put off or delay to a later time
  102. derision
    the act of ridiculing or making fun of something
  103. effulgence
    splendor
  104. enmity
    hatred
  105. famish
    to cause extreme hunger or thirst
  106. fealty
    loyalty
  107. generalize
    to draw general inferences
  108. grotto
    a small cavern
  109. habitual
    according to usual practice
  110. hideous
    extreme ugly or appalling
  111. ichthyic
    fish-like
  112. icon
    an image or likeness
  113. illusion
    an unreal image
  114. irritate
    to excite ill temper or impatience in something
  115. jovial
    merry
  116. juxtapose
    to place close together
  117. kernel
    a grain or seed
  118. kinsfolk
    relatives
  119. laggard
    falling behind or one who lags behind
  120. laud
    to praise
  121. maize
    native American corn
  122. malevolence
    ill will
  123. nestle
    to adjust cozily
  124. novice
    beginner
  125. obese
    exceedingly fat
  126. obtrude
    to be pushed
  127. pare
    to cut, shave
  128. pedagogue
    a schoolmaster
  129. quadrate
    to divide into quarters
  130. quiescence
    quietness
  131. rancor
    malice
  132. raucous
    harsh
  133. sanguine
    cheerfully optimistic or having the color of blood
  134. sepulcher
    a burial place
  135. teem
    to be full to overflowing
  136. tenacious
    unyielding
  137. umbrage
    injury
  138. vacillate
    to waver
  139. valid
    founded on truth
  140. velocity
    speed
  141. wile
    an act or a means of cunning deception
  142. wizen
    to become or cause to become withered or dry
  143. yokel
    country bumpkin
  144. zealot
    one who espouses a cause
  145. antro or antrhop
    relating to humans
  146. bibli or biblio
    relating to books
  147. brev
    short
  148. cede
    go
  149. chrom
    color
  150. circum
    around
  151. cogn
    know
  152. corp
    body
  153. dic
    speak
  154. domin
    rule
  155. flu
    flow
  156. form
    shape
  157. frac or frag
    break
  158. graph
    writing
  159. junct
    join
  160. liber
    free
  161. lum
    light
  162. oper
    work
  163. pat or path
    suffer
  164. port
    carry
  165. press
    squeeze
  166. scrib or script
    write
  167. sens or sent
    think, feel
  168. tract
    pull
  169. voc or vok
    call
  170. a-
    not
  171. ab- or abs
    away, from
  172. anti-
    against
  173. bi-
    two
  174. con- or contra-
    against
  175. de-
    away from
  176. dec-
    ten
  177. extra-
    outside
  178. fore-
    in front of
  179. geo-
    earth
  180. hyper-
    excess
  181. il-
    not
  182. mal-
    wrong
  183. multi-
    many
  184. nom-
    name
  185. ped-
    foot
  186. que-
    ask
  187. re-
    back
  188. semi-
    half
  189. super-
    over
  190. tele-
    far
  191. trans-
    across
  192. un-
    not
  193. -able or-ible
    capable of
  194. -age
    action, result
  195. -al
    characterized by
  196. -ance
    instance of an action
  197. -ation
    action
  198. -en
    made of
  199. -ic
    consisting of
  200. -ical
    possessing a quality of
  201. -ion
    result of act
  202. -ish
    relating to
  203. -ism
    act
  204. -ist
    characteristic of
  205. -ity
    quality of
  206. -less
    not having
  207. -let
    small one
  208. -man
    relating to humans
  209. -ment
    action
  210. -ness
    possessing a quality
  211. -or
    one who does a thing
  212. -ous
    having
  213. -y
    quality of
  214. Perform
    execute
  215. allowed
    permitted
  216. aloud
    normal volume of speaking
  217. cent
    a bronze coin
  218. scent
    aroma
  219. cue
    stimulus to action
  220. queue
    line
  221. die
    to cease living
  222. dye
    to color
  223. elicit
    to draw or bring out
  224. illicit
    unlawful
  225. fairy
    supernatural being
  226. ferry
    a boat for crossing rivers
  227. gorilla
    large ape
  228. guerrilla
    irregular soldier
  229. hangar
    building for airplanes
  230. hanger
    a device for hanging things
  231. it's
    it is
  232. its
    possessive pronoun
  233. know
    to possess knowledge
  234. no
    zero
  235. lessen
    to make less
  236. lesson
    something to be learned
  237. mail
    postal delivery
  238. male
    a sex
  239. naval
    pertaining to ships
  240. navel
    belly button
  241. ordinance
    decree
  242. ordnance
    military ammunition
  243. patience
    the ability to suppress restlessness
  244. patients
    people under medical care
  245. reek
    bad smell
  246. wreak
    inflict
  247. sleight
    dexterity
  248. slight
    small amount
  249. threw
    propelled by hand
  250. through
    in one side and out the other
  251. vary
    change
  252. very
    extreme
  253. weak
    not strong
  254. week
    seven days
  255. your
    belong to you
  256. you're
    you are
  257. abatement
    terminate
  258. derelict
    run-down
  259. bate
    to make less
  260. bow
    knot
  261. beneficent
    kind
  262. bestial
    animal-like
  263. bombarded
    assailed
  264. malignant
    evil
  265. licit
    legal
  266. achromatic
    colorless
  267. umbrage
    hurt
  268. wry
    distorted
  269. abstinence
    sobriety
  270. voluble
    fluent
  271. vacate
    leave
  272. anti-
    against
  273. in-
    not
  274. -ible
    capable of
  275. audio
    hearing
  276. pre-
    before
  277. capit
    head
  278. chron-
    time
  279. pedi-
    foot
  280. vis-
    seeing
  281. trans-
    go across
  282. micro-
    small
  283. multi-
    many
  284. therm-
    heat
  285. geo-
    earth
  286. re-
    again
  287. mis-
    wrong
  288. vac-
    empty
  289. aero
    air
  290. a-, an-
    without
  291. ante-
    before
  292. anti-
    against
  293. auto-
    self
  294. bene-
    good
  295. bi-
    two
  296. cen-
    hundred
  297. circum-
    around
  298. co-
    together
  299. com-
    bring together
  300. contra-
    against
  301. counter-
    opposite
  302. de-
    away from
  303. dis-
    the opposite
  304. ex-
    out of
  305. hetero-
    different
  306. homo-
    same
  307. hyper-
    above
  308. il-
    not
  309. inter-
    between
  310. intra-
    within
  311. mal-
    bad
  312. micro-
    small
  313. milli-
    thousand
  314. mis-
    bad
  315. mono-
    one
  316. neo-
    new
  317. non-
    not
  318. paleo-
    old
  319. pan-
    all
  320. poly-
    many
  321. post-
    after
  322. pre-
    before
  323. pro-
    forward
  324. re-
    back
  325. retro-
    backward
  326. semi-
    half
  327. sub-
    under
  328. super-
    above
  329. sym-
    together
  330. tele-
    from a distance
  331. therm-
    heat
  332. tor
    twist
  333. trans-
    across
  334. un-
    not
  335. uni-
    one
  336. vert-
    change
  337. act
    do
  338. aero
    air
  339. ambu
    walk
  340. anthrop
    human
  341. annu
    year
  342. aster
    star
  343. audi
    hear
  344. biblio
    book
  345. bio
    life
  346. brev
    short
  347. capit
    head
  348. card
    heart
  349. carn
    flesh
  350. cede
    go
  351. chron
    time
  352. cide
    killing
  353. cis
    cut
  354. claim
    shout
  355. cogn
    know
  356. crat
    rule
  357. culp
    blame
  358. dem
    people
  359. dic
    speak
  360. dorm
    sleep
  361. fer
    carry
  362. fuge
    flee
  363. geo
    earth
  364. gram
    something written
  365. graph
    to write
  366. jac
    throw
  367. jur
    law
  368. labor
    work
  369. loc
    place
  370. luc
    light
  371. manu
    hand
  372. meter
    measure
  373. morph
    form
  374. mort
    die
  375. omni
    all
  376. op
    work
  377. path
    feeling
  378. ped
    foot
  379. philo
    like
  380. phobe
    fear
  381. phon
    sound
  382. photo
    light
  383. phys
    nature
  384. scrib
    write
  385. stro
    build
  386. ter
    earth
  387. vac
    empty
  388. verb
    word
  389. vid
    see
  390. vol
    turn
  391. aberration
    a deviation from
  392. access
    admittance
  393. accord
    agreement
  394. adage
    saying "better late than never"
  395. adversary
    enemy
  396. alias
    assumed name
  397. allusion
    indirect reference to something else
  398. anarchy
    lawlessness
  399. animosity
    great hatred
  400. anomaly
    abnormality or irregularity
  401. anthology
    collection of stories
  402. apathy
    indifference
  403. apex
    the highest point
  404. atlas
    book of maps
  405. audacity
    boldness
  406. avarice
    deep-seated greed
  407. awe
    feeling of respect
  408. bastion
    stronghold fortress
  409. beacon
    literally a "guiding light"
  410. benediction
    blessing
  411. bigotry
    bias
  412. blasphemy
    an insult to something held sacred
  413. blemish
    defect
  414. bondage
    slavery
  415. boon
    benefit
  416. brawl
    noisy fight
  417. brevity
    shortness
  418. brochure
    pamphlet
  419. bulwark
    strong protection
  420. caliber
    literally, the size of a bullet
  421. camouflage
    disguise that makes something harder to see
  422. caste
    social class
  423. catastrophe
    sudden distaster
  424. chagrin
    feeling of deep disappointment
  425. chronicle
    historical record
  426. clamor
    uproar
  427. clemency
    mercy
  428. condolence
    expression of sympathy
  429. connoisseur
    expert judge of quality
  430. consensus
    general agreement
  431. context
    the words or ideas around a give word
  432. criterion
    standard of judgment
  433. crux
    the essential point
  434. cynic
    one who doubts the good intentions of others
  435. data
    known facts
  436. dearth
    scarcity
  437. debacle
    general defeat
  438. debut
    first appearance before an audience

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