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Word: ancillary

Definition: serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.


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::: robust - strong; vigorous
::: advert - refer
::: gild - cover with a thin layer of gold
::: alias - an assumed name esp. by a criminal (usually to mislead people); ADV. alias
::: thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
::: magnanimity - generosity; ADJ. magnanimous: generous
::: depreciate - lessen in value; belittle; represent as of little value
::: automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
::: adversity - great hardship or affliction; misfortune; calamitous event
::: authoritarian - subordinating the individual to the state; completely dominating another's will; Ex. authoritarian regime/father