Part 1.

garnish
decorate, as with parsley or other ornamental foods
gauge
an instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity
gear
a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism
groundwork
preliminary preparation as a basis or foundation
grueling
characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion
guild
a formal association of people with similar interests

 

Part 2.

harpoon
a spear with a barbed point for catching large fish
hesitate
pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness
huge
unusually great in amount or degree or extent or scope
hydrate
any compound that contains water of crystallization
hypnosis
a state that resembles sleep induced by suggestion
abdicate
give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors

 

Part 3.

abduction
the criminal act of carrying someone away by force
abolitionist
a reformer who favors putting an end to slavery
academician
an educator who works at a college or university
accessory
a supplementary component that improves capability
acquisitive
eager to attain and possess material possessions
action
something done (usually as opposed to something said)

 

Part 4.

adherent
someone who believes and helps to spread a doctrine
affiliation
the act of becoming formally connected or joined
ageism
discrimination against middle-aged and elderly people
allegedly
according to what has been declared but not proved
allegiance
the act of binding yourself to a course of action
alluring
highly attractive and able to arouse hope or desire

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2020-04-17