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to accept without protest; to agree or submit
acquiesce
to entice, tempt; to be attractive; a strong attraction; the power to attract, charm
allure
twisted to one side, crooked; disapprovingly
askew
cheerful, lighthearted; casual, unconcerned
blithe
quarrelsome, inclined to agrue
contentious
to desire something belonging to another
covet
discouraged, dejected, downcast
crestfallen
rumped, mussed; hanging in disorder
disheveled
one who advocated, speaks for, explains, or interprets; the power to which a number, symbol, or expression is to be raised
exponent
give to much talking, tediously chatty
garrulous
incapable of being overcome
insuperable
to be regretted or pitied
lamentable
an unsuitable or misleading name
misnomer
to affirm openly; to state belief in; to claim; pretend
profess
a period of relief or rest
respite
a repayment; a deserved punishmentk
retribution
winding, having many curves; lithe and inflexible
sinuous
full, deep, or rich in sound; impressive in style
sonorous
the foremost part of an army; the leading position in any field
vanguard
a wasteful person, spendthrift; a good-for-nothing
wastrel
syn.
comply with
acquiesce
syn.
accede
acquiesce
syn.
consent
acquiesce
syn.
yield
acquiesce
syn.
beguile
allure
syn.
tantalize
allure
syn.
temptation
allure
syn.
enticement
allure
syn.
awry
askew
syn.
lopsided
askew
syn.
cokeyed
askew
syn.
carefree
blithe
syn.
nonchalant
blithe
syn.
indifferent
blithe
syn.
argumentative
contentious
syn.
disputatious
contentious
syn.
combative
contentious
syn.
crave
covet
syn.
yearn for
covet
syn.
hunger for
covet
syn.
despondent
crestfallen
syn.
disconsolate
crestfallen
syn.
untidy
disheveled
syn.
disarranged
disheveled
syn.
tousled
disheveled
syn.
unkempt
disheveled
syn.
defender
exponent
syn.
champion
exponent
syn.
interpreter
exponent
syn.
talkative
garrulous
syn.
loquacious
garrulous
syn.
long-winded
garrulous
syn.
invincible
insuperable
syn.
insurmountable
insuperable
syn.
deplorable
lamentable
syn.
regrettable
lamentable
syn.
distressing
lamentable
syn.
misnaming
misnomer
syn.
malapropism
misnomer
syn.
assert
profess
syn.
declare
profess
syn.
proclaim
profess
syn.
purport
profess
syn.
interval
respite
syn.
intermission
respite
syn.
lull
respite
syn.
breather
respite
syn.
recompense
retribution
syn.
requital
retribution
syn.
just deserts
retribution
syn.
twisting
sinuous
syn.
convoluted
sinuous
syn.
serpentine
sinuous
syn.
supple
sinuous
syn.
resonant
sonorous
syn.
resounding
sonorous
syn.
grandiloquent
sonorous
syn.
forefront
vanguard
syn.
cutting edge
vanguard
syn.
trailblazers
vanguard
syn.
loafer
wastrel
syn.
idler
wastrel
syn.
squanderer
wastrel
syn.
prolifigate
wastrel
ant.
resist
acquiesce
ant.
protest
acquiesce
ant.
repel
allure
ant.
turn off
allure
ant.
repellent
allure
ant.
straight
awry
ant.
symmetrical
askew
ant.
glum
blithe
ant.
morose
blithe
ant.
despondent
blithe
ant.
depressed
blithe
ant.
agreeable
contentious
ant.
amiable
contentious
ant.
affable
contentious
ant.
pacific
contentious
ant.
disdain
covet
ant.
scorn
covet
ant.
despise
covet
ant.
elated
crestfallen
ant.
cheerful
crestfallen
ant.
self-satisifed
crestfallen
ant.
cocky
crestfallen
ant.
tidy
disheveled
ant.
neat
disheveled
ant.
orderly
disheveled
ant.
well-groomed
disheveled
ant.
critic
exponent
ant.
adversary
exponent
ant.
faultfinder
exponent
ant.
detractor
exponent
ant.
reticent
garrulous
ant.
mum
garrulous
ant.
taciturn
garrulous
ant.
laconic
garrulous
ant.
reserved
garrulous
ant.
surmountable
insuperable
ant.
conquerable
insuperable
ant.
praiseworthy
lamentable
ant.
commendable
lamentable
ant.
laudable
lamentable
ant.
disclaim
profess
ant.
disavow
profess
ant.
repudiate
profess
ant.
direct
sinuous
ant.
straight
sinuous
ant.
unbending
sinuous
ant.
stiff
sinuous
ant.
rigid
sinuous
ant.
tinny
sonorous
ant.
reedy
sonorous
ant.
harsh
sonorous
ant.
grating
sonorous
ant.
rear guard
vanguard
ant.
stragglers
vanguard
ant.
laggards
vanguard
ant.
skinflint
wastrel
ant.
tightwad
wastrel
ant.
miser
wastrel