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Glossary of Kaplan Vocab Abandon-Adjure

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Abandon
noun
total lack of inhibition
Abate
verb
to decrease, to reduce
Abet
verb
to aid; to act as an acomplice
Abjure
verb
to renounce under oath; to abandon forever; to abstain from
Abnegate
verb
to give up; to deny to oneself
Abortive
adj
ending without results
abrogate
verb
to annul; to abolish by authorative action
abscond
verb
to leave quickly in secret
abstemious
verb
done sparingly; consuming in moderation
accede
verb
to express approval, to agree to
acclivity
noun
an incline or upward slope, the ascending side of a hill
accretion
noun
a growth in size, an increase in amount
acme
noun
the highest level or degree attainable
actuate
verb
to put into motion, to activate; to motivate or influence to activity
acuity
noun
sharp vision or perception characterized by the ability to resolve fine detail
acumen
noun
sharpness of insight, mind, and understanding; shrewd judgment
adamant
adj
stubbornly unyielding
adept
adj
extremely skilled
adjudicate
verb
to hear and settle a matter; to act as a judge
adjure
verb
to appeal to

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