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insulate
protect, shield, cut off, isolate, separate, segregate
opposite: expose
nutrient
nourishment, sustenance, staple (foodstuff, groceriers, cuisine)
potent
strong, effective, powerful, forceful, mighty, vigorous
persuasive, convincing, influential, forceful
opposite: weak
amplify
intensify, enlarge on, go in detail, elaborate, add to, expand, clarify, develop, augment
opposite: reduce, abbreviate
modulate
adapt (alter, adjust), moderate (tone down, play down, lessen, restrain, reduce, regulate, lower)
opposite: intensify
quibble
objections
cavil, equivocation, quiddity
deluged
underwater, swamped, waterlogged, drowned, submerged, flooded
inundated, engulfed (think: gulf)
vigorously
energetically, dunamically, actively, forcefully, strongly, heartily, robustly, spiritedly
exuberantly
opposite: feebly
turbulence
commotion, confusion, turmoil, disorder, unrest, instability, chaos
opposite: calm
uniform
unchanging, consistent, identical
indigenous
native, original, aboriginal, homegrown, local, ethnic
stray
lost, wandering, abandoned, homeless
terrestrial
earthly
clutter
mess, disorder, confusion, untidiness, chaos
turbulence
opposite: order
impute
credit, attribute, ascribe, assign, accredit
complain, charge, accuse, implicate, allege, assert, challenge, cite
allege, aver, asservate
aloof
indifferent, unemotional, unbiased, unbiased, uninvolved, disinterested, distant, impassive, impersonal
detached, impartial