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reprobationsevere disapproval; CF. approbationreprovecensure; rebuke; N. reproofrepudiatedisown; disavow; denyrepugnancedisgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. re-pugnant: arousing disgust; repulsiverepulsiondistaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. re-pulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel(not ‘repulse’)♥repulsereject with rudeness or coldness (an offer orfriendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse=cause repulsionreputablerespectable; having a good reputationreputedsupposed; Ex.reputed father of the child; V.repute: consider; N. repute: reputation; esteemrequiemmass for the dead; dirge♥massChristian religious ceremony; CF. Mass: ceremonyof the Eucharistrequisitenecessary requirement; something required;ADJ: required; necessary♥requisitionformal demand or request; Ex. requisitionfor more computing equipment; V.♠requitemake return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N.requittal41rescindrepeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agree-ment)resentmentindignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. re-sent: feel anger aboutreserveself-control;self-restraint;formal but distantmanner; reticence; Ex.without reserve:freely andopenly; ADJ. reserved: shy and uncommunicativeresidueremainder; balance♥residualremaining; left over; of a residue; N: residueresignationpatiently submissiveness;statement thatone is quitting a job; ADJ. resigned: acquiescent♥resigngive up (a position, right, or claim); submit (one-self) passivelyresilientelastic; having the power of springing back;able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)♥elasticable to spring back into shape; quick to recover(as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex.elastic plans; N: elastic materialresolutiondetermination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute:firm or determined in purposeresolvedetermination; resolution; firmness of purposeresolvedecide; settle; solve; separate; make a deter-mined decision; N. resolutionresonant(of a sound) echoing; resounding(soundingloudly); deep and full in sound; producing resonance;Ex. resonant voice; N. resonance♥resound(of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound)sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex.hall resoundedwith laughterrespirationbreathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory68
♠respitetime for rest; interval of relief; delay in punish-ment; reprieveresplendentbrilliant; splendid in appearance; dazzling;gloriousresponsivenessstate of reacting readily to appeals, or-ders, etc.; ADJ. responsive: readily reacting; Ex. respon-sive to treatment♠restitutionreturning something (lost or stolen) to therightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensa-tion for loss, damage, or injury♠restiveimpatiently restless (induced by external coer-cion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately re-sisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF.