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rancor, rancorousness.nouns
bitter, long lasting resentment; deep seated ill will
rancorously.adverb
rancorous.adjective
synonym.enmity

rapport.noun
relationship animated by harmony, conformity, accord or affinity where each cares enough to both understand and respect the other's heart (expressions, personality, hopes, dreams, etc.) in such a way that the joy in a relationship escalates.(*)

relevant.adjective
having significant and demonstrable bearing on the matter at hand; affording evidence tending to prove or disprove the matter at issue or under discussion; having social relevance 
relevantly.adverb
relevance, relavancy.nouns
synonyms.germane, pertinent, apposite, applicable, apropos
germane may additionally imply a fitness for or appropriateness to the situation or occasion 
apposite suggests a felicitous.relevance
applicable suggests the fitness of bringing a general rule or principle to bear upon a particular case 
apropos suggests being both relevant and opportune (the quip was apropos)

redeem, redeemed, redeeming, redeems.transitive verbs
to turn in something and receive something in exchange (turned in the coupons for a credit on products; turned her anger into appreciation by redirecting energy using higher thoughts); to buy back; to set free; to deliver from sin and its penalties
redeemable.adjective
redemption.noun
the act of redeeming or the condition of having been redeemed (salvation from sin through the sacrifice of Emmanuel, to save from a state of sinfulness); to recover ownership of by paying a specified sum; recovery of something pawned or mortgaged; to turn in coupons, for example and receive something in exchange; to convert into cash (redeem stocks and/or bonds); the redemption of a human being); the payment of an obligation, as a government's payment of the value of its bonds; deliverance upon payment; rescue; to make up for (the low price of the clothes dryer redeems its lack of special features); to restore the honor, worth or reputation of (you botched the last job we gave you to do but can redeem yourself on this one)
redemptional or redemptive or redemptory.adjective
serving to redeem

resent, resented, resenting, resents.transitive verbs
to feel indignantly.aggrieved at; Jonah's example

resentful.adjective
full of resentment; inclined to resent; caused or marked by resentment
resentfully.adverb
resentfulness.noun

resentment.noun,.plural.resentments
a feeling of indignant.displeasure or persistent.malice at something regarded as an offense, a wrong, insult or injury; resentment, the killer of present minded awareness, refers to ill will and smoldering anger generated by a sense of grievance (the divorce can be traced to the personal resentment of issues they both faced at work); unforgiveness; ill will towards another for hurt feelings; resentment refers to ill will and smoldering anger generated by a sense of grievance

rigmarole.or.rigamarole.noun
a complicated, petty set of procedures; a complex and or ritualistic procedure such as was the ancient Mosaic Law

rupture, ruptured, rupturing, ruptures.verbs
transitive verb use-to part by violence; break; burst 

realm.noun,.plural.realms
kingdom; territory; area; scope; sphere; you can use realm to refer to any area of activity, concern, interest or thought (the realm of the poor; the realm of politics; the realm of Christ); social.order or rank; domain.(within the realm of possibility); if you say that something is not beyond the realms of possibility, you mean that it is possible (a chance of snow in the fall season is not beyond the realms of possibility)

repulse, repulsed, repulsing, repulses.transitive verbs
to repel by discourtesy, coldness or denial; to cause repulsion in; to repel, push away from
Physics: the mutual action by which bodies, particles, etc. tend to repel each other; opposed to attraction
repulse.noun,.plural.repulses
repulser.noun,.plural.repulsers

repulsion.noun,.plural.repulsions
the act of repulsing or the condition of being repulsed; extreme aversion
Physics:.the tendency.of particles or bodies of the same electric charge or magnetic polarity to separate

repulsive.adjective
causing repugnance.or.aversion; disgusting; offensive; tending to repel or drive off
Physics:.opposing in direction (a repulsive force)
repulsively.adverb
repulsiveness.noun

rote.noun
the use of memory usually with little intelligence; routine or repetition carried out mechanically or unthinkingly

rash, rasher, rashest.adjectives
marked by or proceeding from undue haste or lack of deliberation or caution; reckless; thoughtless; done without reflection; hasty; precipitate; impetuous; harebrained
rashly.adverb
rashness.noun

rash.noun,.plural.rashes
a skin eruption; an outbreak of many instances within a brief period (a rash of good luck)

repetition.noun,.plural.repetitions
the act or process or an instance of repeating or being repeated
repetitional.adjective
repetitious.adjective
characterized or marked by repetition; especially; tediously repeating
repetitiousness.noun
repetitiously.adverb
repetitive.adjective
given to or characterized by repetition
repetitively.adverb
repetitiveness.noun

requisite.adjective-and.noun
essential, necessary; required; needful; indispensable
requisitely.adverb
requisiteness.noun
compare-prerequisite

revelry.noun,.plural.revelries
boisterous.merrymaking
revelrous.adjective

revel, reveled or revelled, reveling or revelling, revelings, revels.intransitive verbs
wild parties, to take intense pleasure or satisfaction; carouse; a nocturnal and riotous and annoying.procession of half drunken and frolicsome persons who after supper parade through the streets with fanfare, torches and music in self-honour and sing and play before houses of male and female friends; used generally of feasts and drinking parties that are protracted till late at night and indulge in revelry

rational.adjective
based in or derived from reasoning; able to reason; showing reason, not foolish or silly; of sound mind; sane; consistent with or based on reason; logical.(rational behavior); in mathematics, capable of being expressed as a quotient of integers
rationalness.noun
rationally.adverb
rationalism.noun
reliance on reason as the best guide for belief and action
Philosophy:.the imprisoning (because lots happens that can't be explained by rational reasoning) theory that the exercise of reason, rather than the acceptance of empiricism, authority or spiritual revelation, provides the only valid basis for action or belief and that reason is the prime source of knowledge and of spiritual truth
rationalistically.adverb
rationalistic.adjective
rationalist.noun,.plural.rationalists

rationality.noun,.plural.rationalities
the quality or condition of being rational; a rational belief or practice

rational number.noun,.plural.rational numbers
a number capable of being expressed as an integer or a quotient of integers, excluding zero as a denominator

relinquish, relinquished, relinquishing, relinquishes.transitive verbs
if you relinquish something such as power or control, you give it up; abandon; to put aside or desist from something practiced, professed or intended; to let go; surrender; to cease holding physically; release (relinquish a grip)
relinquisher, relinquishment.nouns

rehash, rehashed, rehashing, rehashes.transitive verbs
to bring forth again in another form without significant alteration (rehashing old ideas); to discuss again
rehash.noun
the act or result of rehashing (a rehash of an old plot)

rubber stamp.noun
a person or body that gives perfunctory approval or endorsement of a policy without assessing its merit; a perfunctory approval or endorsement; a piece of rubber affixed to a handle and bearing raised characters used to make ink impressions, as of names or dates

reputation.noun,.plural.reputations
the general estimation in which a person is held by others (he has a reputation for being honest); a specific characteristic or trait ascribed to a person or thing (a reputation for courtesy)

recalcitrant.adjective
marked by stubborn resistance to and defiance of guidance; unruly
recalcitrant.noun
a recalcitrant person
recalcitrance.or.recalcitrancy.noun

routine.noun
a prescribed, detailed course of action to be followed regularly; a standard procedure; the regular method
Computers:.a set of programming instructions designed to perform a specific, limited task
routine.adjective
in accord with established procedure (a routine manner of vacuuming the house); habitual; regular (made her routine trip to the store); ordinary.(a routine day)
routinely.adverb
routinism, routinist.nouns

racy, racier, raciest.adjectives
risqué; ribald; having a distinctive and characteristic.quality or taste; racy writing or behavior is lively, amusing, exciting, slightly.shocking, entertaining and often about sex (a racy novel); full of zest or vigor; having a strongly marked quality; piquant or pungent (east Indian food often has a racy flavor); vigorous
racily.adverb
raciness.noun

recto.noun,.plural.rectos
a right-hand page of a book or the front side of a leaf, on the other side of the verso

rugged.adjective
having a rough, irregular surface; rough; having strong features marked with furrows or wrinkles (the rugged face of the old sailor); having a sturdy build or strong constitution (a rugged trapper who spent months in the wilderness); tempestuous; stormy (the rugged weather of the North Atlantic); demanding great effort, ability or endurance (rugged conditions of mountain cllimbing life)
ruggedly.adverb
ruggedness.adverb
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