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HODL by anonymous
An abbreviation form of the term: Hold on for dear life.
socialist unity government by MaryC
A type of socialist government created and democratically formed by representat…
MXZ by rinat
Nickname for Muaz. The letter X is the symbol of strength.
FSIR by rinat
If you got this from a text, it’s most likely a typo for “fair”. Slang term.
skyed by Soulwriter
Surrounded by sky - Kicking the ball right above the goal 'skyed it' Being hig…

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To cause to become
  • A. render
  • B. elate
  • C. affront
  • D. abase