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protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out
sustain - suffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
ample - enough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space
orthography - correct spelling; CF. ortho-: straight; correct; Ex. orthodontics
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
interim - meantime; Ex. in the interim; ADJ. taking place during an interim; Ex. interim paper
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
abdicate - renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)