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renditionrendering; translation; artistic interpretation of asong, etc♠renegadedeserter; traitor; ADJ.♠renegebreak a promise; deny; go back on; Ex. renege onthe contract/paying off the debtrenounceabandon;give up (by formal announcement);disown; repudiate; Ex. renounce one’s claim to the prop-erty/one’s religion; N. renunciationrenovaterestore to good condition; renewrenownfame; ADJ. renowned♥heraldmessenger; sign of something to come; V: announce;proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher♠renttear made by rending; rip; splitreparablecapable of being repaired♠reparationcompensation (for loss or wrong); amends; Ex.make reparation for the damage; CF. repairreparteequick clever reply♠repastmeal; feast; banquetrepealrevoke; annulrepeldrive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture;Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsionrepellentdriving away; disgusting; offensive; repulsive;unattractive; N.repercussionrebound; reaction; reverberation; Ex. seriousrepercussionrepertoirelist of works of music, drama, etc., a performeris prepared to present; CF. repertory♠repinefret; complain; be annoyed; Ex. repine over the un-done workreplenishfill up againrepletefully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of beingstuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors♥memoirmemoirs; autobiography; biography♥brimuppermost edge of a cup; projecting rim (as on a hat);Ex. The glass was full to the brim; V: be full to the brimreplicacopyreplicatereproduce; duplicaterepositorystorehouse♥reposeresting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest;relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single manreprehensibledeserving blame;blameworthy;V. repre-hend: blamerepresshold back (the natural expression of);restrain;crush;oppress;Ex.repressed child;Ex.repress alaugh/rebellionreprievepostponement or cancelation of a punishment;temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment ofreprimandreprove severely; rebuke; N.reprisalretaliation68
♠reprisemusical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; re-peat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale;Ex. constant reprisesreproachblame (not angrily but sadly);express disap-proval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful♠reprobatemorally disapproved person; person hardenedin sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved byGod ?reprobationsevere disapproval; CF. approbationreprovecensure; rebuke; N. reproofrepudiatedisown; disavow; denyrepugnancedisgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repug-nant: arousing disgust; repulsiverepulsiondistaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repul-sive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not‘repulse’)♥repulsereject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friend-ship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse=causerepulsionreputablerespectable; having a good reputationreputedsupposed; Ex.reputed father of the child; V. re-pute: consider; N. repute: reputation; esteemrequiemmass for the dead; dirge♥massChristian religious ceremony; CF. Mass: ceremony of