Vocab_Part_2_ - Part 2 Decline(typically of something...

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Part 2. Decline: (typically of something) regarded as as good : become smaller, fewer or less; decrease Synonym: decrease, reduce, lessen Antonym: increase Related words: failure, drop, flop Word origin: late Middle English: from Old French decliner form Latin declinare “bend down”, turn aside; from de- ‘down’ + clinare ‘to bend’ Sentence: Ricky invited Dillian to his birthday party and Dillian declined his offer. Enable : give (something or someone) the authority or meant to do something. Synonym: authorizee, allow, sanction Antonym: forbid, prevent Related words: entitle, accredit, empower Word origin: late Middle English (formerly also as inable) Sentence: Hannah enabled Rick to have constant and unhealthy eating habits. Impose: force (something unwelcome or unfamiliar) to be accepted or put in place. Synonym: force, inflict, thrust Antonym: remove, disburden Related Words: order, require, appoint Word origin: late 15th century (in the sense ‘impute’): from French imposer , from Latin imponere ‘inflict, deceive’ (from in- ‘in, upon’ + ponere ‘put’), but influenced by impositus ‘inflicted’ and Old French poser ‘to place’.
Sentence: The guests didn’t want to impose in the hosts home.

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