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to exculpate

to exculpate

/ˌɛkˈskəɫpeɪt/
verb
pronounce not guilty of criminal charges

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to abjure

to abjure

/ɐbdʒjˈʊɹ/
verb
*** to renounce upon oath

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to abrogate

to abrogate

/ˈæbɹəˌɡeɪt/
verb
to formally end a law, agreement, etc.

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to censure

to censure

/ˈsɛnʃɝ/
verb
rebuke formally

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to condone

to condone

/kənˈdoʊn/
verb
excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with

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to document

to document

/ˈdɑkjəmɛnt/, /ˈdɑkjumɛnt/
verb
to support an argument, etc. using facts

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to enjoin

to enjoin

/ˌɛnˈdʒɔɪn/, /ɪnˈdʒɔɪn/
verb
to give instructions to or direct somebody to do something

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to ferret

to ferret

/ˈfɛɹət/
verb
search and discover through persistent investigation

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to forfeit

to forfeit

/ˈfɔɹfɪt/
verb
to lose or be forced to give up something such as a right, property, etc. as a punishment for transgression

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to immure

to immure

/ɪmjˈʊɹ/
verb
lock up or confine, in or as in a jail

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to impute

to impute

/ˌɪmˈpjut/
verb
attribute (responsibility or fault) to a cause or source

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to promulgate

to promulgate

/pɹoʊˈməɫɡeɪt/
verb
put a law into effect by formal declaration

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to proscribe

to proscribe

/pɹoʊsˈkɹaɪb/
verb
command against

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to render

to render

/ˈɹɛndɝ/
verb
give back

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to repudiate

to repudiate

/ɹipˈjudiˌeɪt/
verb
refuse to acknowledge, ratify, or recognize as valid

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to sanction

to sanction

/ˈsæŋkʃən/
verb
to officially approve or authorize an action or a change

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to vindicate

to vindicate

/ˈvɪndəkeɪt/
verb
clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting proof

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advocate

advocate

/ˈædvəˌkeɪt/, /ˈædvəkət/
noun
a lawyer who defends someone in a court of law

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anarchy

anarchy

/ˈænɝˌki/
noun
a situation in which there is no order or authority due to the failure of a government

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dispensation

dispensation

/ˌdɪspənˈseɪʃən/
noun
an exception made as a result of which one can do something that is not usually authorized

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entitlement

entitlement

/ɛnˈtaɪtəɫmənt/
noun
right granted by law or contract (especially a right to benefits)

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malfeasance

malfeasance

/ˌmæɫˈfizəns/
noun
wrongful conduct by a public official

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malingerer

malingerer

/mɐlˈɪŋɡɚɹɚ/
noun
someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity

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martinet

martinet

/mˌɑːɹtɪnˈɛt/
noun
someone who demands exact conformity to rules and forms

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resolution

resolution

/ˌɹɛzəˈɫuʃən/
noun
a formal decision or expression of opinion that is agreed by a group of people, especially after a vote

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apocryphal

apocryphal

/əˈpɑkɹəfəɫ/
adjective
(of a statement or story) unlikely to be authentic, although widely believed to be true

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appurtenant

appurtenant

/ɐpˈɜːtənənt/
adjective
furnishing added support

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bogus

bogus

/ˈboʊɡəs/
adjective
fraudulent; having a misleading appearance

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defamatory

defamatory

/dɪˈfæməˌtɔɹi/
adjective
(used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign

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dubious

dubious

/ˈdubiəs/
adjective
unlikely to be of value

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inviolable

inviolable

/ˌɪnˈvaɪəɫəbəɫ/
adjective
not capable of being violated or infringed

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inviolate

inviolate

/ˌɪnˈvaɪəɫɪt/
adjective
must be kept sacred

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judicious

judicious

/dʒuˈdɪʃəs/
adjective
marked by the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters

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prohibitive

prohibitive

/pɹoʊˈhɪbətɪv/
adjective
*** preventing people from doing something by law

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unimpeachable

unimpeachable

/ˌənɪmˈpitʃəbəɫ/
adjective
free of guilt; not subject to blame

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venial

venial

/vˈiːnɪəl/
adjective
easily excused or forgiven

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wily

wily

/ˈwaɪɫi/
adjective
marked by skill in deception

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