1. ageism discrimination against middle-aged and elderly people
  2. agism discrimination against middle-aged and elderly people
  3. egoism concern for your own interests and welfare
  4. axiom a proposition that is not susceptible of proof or disproof
  5. acousma illusory auditory perception of strange nonverbal sounds
  6. atheism the doctrine or belief that there is no God
  7. aegis armor plate that protects the chest
  8. autism a syndrome involving social and communication disorders
  9. euphemism an inoffensive expression substituted for an offensive one
  10. exam a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge
  11. oxime any compound containing the group -C=NOH
  12. sarcasm witty language used to convey insults or scorn
  13. egotism an exaggerated opinion of your own importance
  14. gismo a device or control that is very useful for a particular job
  15. machismo exaggerated masculinity
  16. exhume dig up for reburial or for medical investigation
  17. Alisma small genus of aquatic or semiaquatic plants
  18. imagism a movement by American and English poets early in the 20th century in reaction to Victorian sentimentality; used common speech in free verse with clear concrete imagery
  19. jingoism fanatical patriotism
  20. racism the prejudice that one people are superior to another