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inert
unable to act or move; inactive; sluggish
syn; dormant; passive
ant; dynamic; active
circumvent
to get around; to bypass
syn; avoid
clandestine
secret
syn; covert; furtive
ant; open; aboveboard
acquit
to find not guilty
syn; absolve
ant; convict
deprecate
to express strong disapproval of
syn; deplore
ant; approve; praise
barrister
laywer (British)
adulation
excessive praise or admiration
syn; flattery; adoration
ant; derision
culinary
having to do with the kitchen or cooking
bawdy
indecent; humorously obscene
syn; risqué; lewd
ant; innocent; clean
chastise
to punish severely
syn; discipline
jocose
joking; humorous
syn; witty; funny; playful; jocund;
ant; serious
latent
present, but not active; hidden
syn; dormant
ant; manifest
pernicious
destructive; deadly
syn; malignant; harmful
ant; benign
frugal
thrifty; economical in money matters
syn; economical
ant; wasteful; profligate
myriad
n. a very large number
adj. too numerous to be counted
levity
lightness of disposition; lack of seriousness
syn; frivolity
ant; sobriety; somberness
hoax
a practical joke; a trick
syn; fraud; fake
amicable
friendly; peaceable
syn; agreeable; amiable
ant; quarrelsome; warlike
obstreperous
aggressively boisterous; stubborn and defiant
ant; meek; tractable
enraptured
delighted beyond measure
syn; ecstatic
marital
having to do with marriage
syn; wedded
ant; single
bask
to expose onself to pleasant warmth
genial
friendly; amiable
syn; cordial
ant; unfriendly
charlatan
one who pretends to have knowledge in order to swindle others
syn; quack; fraud
ant; professional
mundane
commonplace; earthly and not spiritual
syn; boring
ant; unique
fickle
likely to change on a whim or without apparent reason
syn; vacillating; capricious
ant; steadfast
juggernaut
a terrible destructive or irresistible force
naîve
simple in outlook; not affected or worldly; especially innocent
syn; unsophisticated; unsuspecting
ant; sophisticated; cunning
nocturnal
having to do with the night; occuring at night
ant; diurnal
novice
a beginner; one who is inexperienced
syn; apprentice; tyro
ant; master