Sentences Containing 'abbreviate'
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More Vocab Words::: penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
::: gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
::: brittle - hard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
::: timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
::: kismet - fate; destiny; Ex. Kismet is the Arabic word for fate.
::: exploit - brave and successful act; deed or action, particularly a brave deed; CF. crossing the Atlantic ocean
::: filibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter
::: licentious - amoral; lewd and lascivious; unrestrained
::: vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
::: graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound