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Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
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1. To reveal; to disclose

2. Wicked

3. To blame or censure

4. Describing a permanent job (where one cannot be fired)

5. Something that causes worry or dismay

6. Grasping

7. To shake at menacingly ('to brandish a revolver')

8. The authority of a court of law

9. To pretend

10. An implication beyond literal meaning; an unspoken suggestion

11. Wealthy person who is accustomed to luxury

12. To remove offensive portions in a book

13. Uneasiness about the future; worried

14. Bad beyond correction

15. Extreme happiness

16. Relating to birds

17. Deeply rooted

18. Submissive

19. To result in

20. Overly attentive to trifling details

21. Capable of taking many shapes

22. An evergreen tree

23. To excuse; to overlook ('to condone tardiness')

24. A formal chain of command

25. Traveling

26. 1. to punish severely 2. a source of widespread - dreadful affliction

27. A long description

28. To exclaim

29. Swollen

30. Apparent

31. To lessen the severity of; moderate; soften; lessen

32. To protest strongly

33. A procession involving people on horses or in vehicles

34. Benevolent

35. The most perfect state of an essence

36. Secret

37. Biased or at random

38. To beg

39. A representation on a large scale

40. Untidy

41. To put into exile

42. Shaped like a globe; spherical

43. Having high volume

44. Bog; swamp

45. Public declaration

46. To specify a condition (n. stipulation - condition)

47. Lament; to really regret

48. Shy; modest

49. Level to the ground

50. Pale