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Meaning: accept and allow (behavior that is considered morally wrong or offensive) to continue.
Sentence: the college cannot condone any behavior that involves illicit drugs.
Meaning: (of part of the body) soft and hanging loosely or limply, especially so as to look or feel unpleasant.
Sentence: she took his flaccid hand in hers.
Meaning: the person to whom one is engaged.
Sentence: how long have you known your betrothed?
Meaning: distribute or provide (a service or information) to a number of people.
Sentence: he dispensed a gentle pat on Claude’s back.
Meaning: absolute certainty or conviction that something is the case.
Sentence: the question may never be answered with certitude.
Meaning: (of two things) able to exist or occur together without conflict.
Sentence: the fruitiness of Beaujolais is compatible with a number of meat dishes.
Meaning: confirm or give support to (a statement, theory, or finding).
Sentence: he witness had corroborated the boy’s account of the attack.
Meaning: (of a person or their appearance or behavior) lacking good manners, refinement, or grace.
Sentence: he is unwashed, uncouth, and drunk most of the time.
Meaning: scold or rebuke.
Sentence: she chided him for not replying to her letters.
Meaning: the use of trickery to achieve a political, financial, or legal purpose.
Sentence: an underhanded person who schemes corruption and political chicanery behind closed doors.