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Adapt
To adjust or change to suit conditions.
SYN:Regulate, Alter, Acclimate
ANT: Remain Unchanged
Attest
To bear witness, affirm to be true of genuine.
SYN: Witness, Verify, Confirm, Corroborate.
ANT: Deny, Disprove, Refute, Rebut.
Dovetail
(1) To fit together exactly; to connect so as to form a whole. (2) A carpentry figure resembling a dove's tail.
SYN: Mesh, Jive, Harmonize.
ANT: Clash, be at odds
Enormity
The quality of exceeding all moral bounds; an exceedingly evil act; huge size, immensity
SYN: Atrociousness, Heinousness, Atrocity, Vastness.
ANT: Mildness, Harmlessness, Innocuousness
Falter
To hesitate, stumble, lose courage; to speak hesitatingly; to lose drive, weaken, decline.
SYN: Waver
ANT: Persevere, Plug away at
Foreboding
(1) A warning or feeling that something bad will happen.(2) Marked by fearm ominous.
SYN: Misgiveng, Presentiment, Premonition
Forlorn
Totally abandoned and helpless; sad and lonely; wretched or pitiful; almost hopeless.
SYN: Woebegone, Forsaken, Bereft, Pathetic
ANT: Jaunty, Buoyant, Blithe, Chipper
Haughty
Chillingly proud and scornful
SYN:Disdainful, Supercilious
ANT: Meek, Humble, Unassuming, Modest
Impediment
A physical defect; a hinderance, obstacle
SYN: Obstruction, Stumbling Block,
ANT: Help, Advantage, Asset, Plus
Imperative
(1) Necessary, urgent.(2) a form of a verb expressing a command; that which is necessary or required.
SYN: Essential, Indispensable, Mandatory
ANT: Nenessential, Unnecessary, Optional