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abdicate - renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
bolster - support; reinforce
perpetrate - commit an offense; do (something wrong)
lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
coddle - treat gently; indulge excessively; pamper; mollycoddle; baby; cook in water just below boiling point; Ex. coddled eggs
congenital - existing at birth
dabble - work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave
chuckle - laugh quietly