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ANNUL
(v.) to reduce to nothing; to make ineffective or inoperative;to declare leagally invalid or void
(S)canclel,abolish,invalidate,nullify
(A)validate,authorize,ratify
BLASE
(adj.)indifferent, bored as a result of having enjoyed many pleasures, apathetic
(A)enthusiastic,passionate,fervent
BOLSTER
(v.)to support, give a boost to;(n) a long pillow or cushion; a supporting post
(S)strengthen, reinforce, buttress, validate
(A)undermine,weaken,impair
DEPLORE
(v.) to feel or expres regret or approval
(S)lament, bemoan,bewail
(A)approve, commend, extol
FRIVOLOUS
(adj) of little importance, not worthy of serious attention; not meant seriously
(S) silly foolish, inane, petty, trifling
(A) serious, important, significant
Muster
(v) to bring together for service or battle; to gather or summon;to amount to, comprimise, include.(n) a list of men for military service; a gathering, accumulation
(S)mobilize,marshal,roster,inventory
(A)disband,dismiss,disperse
NONENTITY
(n) a person or thing of no importance
(S) nobody
(A) celebrity, superstar
obsess
(v) to trouble, haunt, or fill the mind
(S) preoccupy
ORNATE
(adj) elaborately decorate; showly splendid
(S) fancy,elaborate, flashy, flamboyant
(A) simple, plain, stark, austere
OUST
(v) to remove, or drive out of a position or place
(S) expel, eject
(A) admit welcome
PERUSE
(V) to read throughly and carefully
(S) study pore over, scruntinize
POROUS
(adj) full of tiny holes; able to be penetrated by air or water
(S) leaky, permeablr
(A) airtight, waterproof, impermeable