aggravate: To make heavier,
worse, or more burdensome.
agile: Able to move or act
quickly, physically, or mentally.
agog: In eager desire.
alcove: A covered recess
connected with or at the side of a larger room.
alleviate: To make less
burdensome or less hard to bear.
aloof: Not in sympathy with
or desiring to associate with others.
amalgamate: To mix or blend
together in a homogeneous body.
ambidextrous: Having the
ability of using both hands with equal skill or ease.
ambiguous: Having a double
ameliorate: To relieve, as
from pain or hardship
forbidden, as by social usage.
utterance of criticism or censure.
antediluvian: Of or
pertaining to the times, things, events before the great flood in the days of
antidote: Anything that
will counteract or remove the effects of poison, disease, or the like.
apocryphal : Of doubtful
authority or authenticity.
apogee: The climax.