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ANOMALY
syn: ABNORMALITY; DEVIATION; ABERRATION; INCONGRUITY

anty: REGULARITY; THE NORM
AGILE
syn: ACTIVE; NIMBLE; BUOYANT; DEFT; DEXTEROUS; LIMBER; LITHE; MERCURIAL; SPRIGHTLY; SPRY; SUPPLE; VIVACIOUS; ZIPPY

anty: BRITTLE; OAFISH; PONDEROUS
ASSUAGE
syn: SOOTHE; ALLAY; CONCILIATE; LULL; MITIGATE; PALLIATE; PLACATE; PROPITIATE; SATE; SURFEIT

anty: AGGRAVATE; EXACERBATE
ENIGMA
syn: MYSTERY; CLIFFHANGER; CONUNDRUM; CRUX; CRYPTOGRAM; MIND-BOGGLER; SPHINX; PARABLE

anty: EXPLICIT; LUCID; UNEQUIVOCALNESS
EQUIVOCAL
syn: UNCERTAIN; DOUBLE ENTENDRE; DOUBLE MEANING; DUBIETY; ENIGMA; TERGIVERSATION; INCERTITUDE

anty: LUCID; EXPLICITY
ERUDITE
syn: WELL-EDUCATED; HIGHBROW; SAVVY; SCHOLARLY; WISE TO or UP

anty: IGNORANT; ILLITERATE
FERVID
syn: ETHUSIASTIC; AGOG; AVID; FIERY; KEEN; VEHEMENT; ZEALOUS

anty: APATHETIC; FRIGID
LUCID
syn: OBVIOUS; APPREHENSIBLE; CLEAR; FATHOMABLE; LIMPID; PELLUCID; UNAMBIGUOUS

anty: ENIGMA; EQUIVOCAL; AMBIGUOUS; OBSCURE; VAGUE
OPAQUE
syn: CLOUDED; BLURRED; FULIGINOUS; IMPENETRATABLE; LUSTERLESS; NUBILOUS; OBFUSCATED; TURBIB

anty: LUCID; CLEAR
OBLIQUE
syn: SLANTING; INCLINED; MISLEADING

anty: DIRECT
PRECIPITATE
syn: SPEED; ACCELERATE; EXPEDITE; FLING; TRIGGER; HASTY; UNCEREMONIOUS

anty: ANTICIPATED; EXPECTED; DELIBERATE; GRADUAL; IMPEDE
PRODIGAL
syn: WASTEFUL; DISSIPATED; IMROVIDENT; INTEMPERATE; LAVISH; SPENDTHRIFT; WANTON

anty: ECONOMICAL; THRIFTY
ZEAL
syn: ENTHUSIASM; ALACRITY; ARDOR; BUSTLE; FERVOR; VEHEMENCE; VERVE; YEN; KEENESS

anty: APATHY; INDIFFERENCE; LETHARGY; INDOLENCE
ABSTAIN
syn: HOLD BACK; ABJURE; ABNEGATE; ESCHEW; SPURN

anty: GIVE IN; IMBIBE; INDULGE; PARTAKE; SURRENDER
ADULTERATE
syn: DIRTY; ATTENUATED; CORRUPT; DEFILED; VITIATED; TAINTED

anty: CLEAN; MORAL; VIRTUOUS
APATHY
syn: UNCARING; A LOOFNESS; HEEDLESSNESS;INSOUCIANCE; LASSITUDE; LETHARGY; STOICISM

anty: CONCERN; ZEAL; PASSION
AUDACIOUS
syn: RECKLESS; AWELESS; BALLSY; DAUNTLESS; INTREPID; NERVY; RESOLUTE; VALIANT: UNGOVERNED; VENTURESOME

anty: CAUTIOUS; TIMID
CAPRICIOUS
syn: CHANGEABLE; ARBITUARY; LUBRICIOUS; CROTCHETY; EFFERVESCENT; ERRATIC; FANCIFUL; FANCIFUL; FANTASMO; FICKLE; MERCURIAL; VAGARIOUS; VOLATILE; WHIMSICAL

anty: CONSTANT; DEPENDABLE; PREDICTABLE
CORROBORATE
syn: CONFIRM; SUBSTANTIATE; VALIDATE: SUSTAIN; VALIDATE

anty: CONTRADICT; DISCLAIM; REFUTE
DESICCATE
syn: DRY; ANHYDRATE; DEPLETE; DEVITALIZE; EXSICCATE; SHRIVEL; WIZEN

anty: MOISTEN; WET
ENGENDER
syn: CAUSE; BEGET; CREATE; FOMENT; HATCH; INCITE; INDUCE; INSTIGATE; MUSTER; PRECIPITATE; SIRE; SPAWN

anty: DESTROY; HALT
EPHEMERAL
syn: MOMENTARY; EPISODIC; EVANESCENT; FUGACIOUS; FUGITIVE; IMPERMANENT; TRANSITORY; CAPRICIOUS

anty: ENDURING; LASTING
GULLIBLE
syn: TRUSTING; BITE; CREDULOUS; FLEECEABLE; SUSCEPTIBLE; SWALLOW

anty: SUSPICIOUS; UNTRUSTING
HOMOGENOUS
syn: SIMILAR; AKIN; COGNATE; KINDRED; UNVARING

anyt; HETEROGENOUS
Eddy
Move in circle
Kiosk
Telephone booth
Herald
messenger; omen; courier; outrider; bearer
Deploy
fan out; arrange; unfold; dispose
Transitional
capricious; fickle; erratic; changeable; spasmodic; revocable

Anty: changeless; invariable
DECREE
order; edict; mandate
ANARCHY
lawlessness
DELEGATION
assignment; mandate; deputation; devolution
MILITANT
combative; bellicose; belligerent; contentious; truculent

anty: apathetic; restrained
SOVEREIGNTY
domination; ascendancy; masterdom; supreme power
ANONYMITY
icognito; innominate; pseudonymous
VIE
contend; be rivals
CATCALL
disapproval; castigation
PROGENITOR
predecessor; forebear; precursor

anty: decendant; offspring
VETERAN
experienced; adept; worldly

anty: amateur; beginner; green
Malign
deliberately evil
Bourgeois
middle-class
Ennui
boredom
Cliche
outworned
Feign
pretend
slough
ignore
Psyche
soul or spirit
Precis
summary
Dissimulate
Feign; pretend
potent
strong; powerful
Chronic
occuring overtime; constant
Belligerent
argumentative
Inducement
leading to an action; encouragement
Protracted
dragged out
Vivacious
alert; lively
Incognito
unrecognizable; disguised
Nominal
in name only;
Verify
attest; certify
Fidelity
faithfulness
Pathos
sympathy; pity
Tenacious
stubborn
Fidelity
faithfulness
Chronic
constant
Pathos
sentimental feeling
Protracted
drawn out
Attribute
quality of characteristics
Benevolent
kind
Biodegradable
able to be broken down
Conspicuous
highly visible
Evident
obvious
Gregarious
sociable; egrigious
Impediment
hinderance
Incisive
penetrating; clear cut
Mediocre
intermediate
Precedent
prior ruling
Urbane
polished; sophisticated
Tangential
slightly connected or touching
Inference
come to a conclusion
Credence
believability
Credulous
believe easily
Antipathy
hatred
Circumvent
to get around
Consensus
agreement on a course of action
Controversy
public dispute
Decimate
destroy or kill
Illegible
not readable
Intermittent
coming and going
Malevolent
cruel and evil
Posterity
future generations
Precursor
a form that precedes a current model
Prognosis
forecast; diagnosis
Subordinate
lower in rank
Tripod
three-legged stand
Posterity
decendant; future generations
Agrarian
agriculture; farming
Bigotry
prejudice
Consummate
complete; conclude
Copious
plentiful
Cryptic
mysterious; hidden
Deferment
delay
etymology
word origin; source
Futive
underhand; sly; secretive
Laudable
praiseworthy
Mutation
change in form
Obsolescence
outdated
Parity
equality
Puerile
childish
Provocative
inciting action
Rectify
correct
Relentless
unstoppable
Satirize
to use humor ot expose folly
Venerate
respect or worship
contiguous
ajoining, abutting
inscrutable
hidden, mysterious
reverie
daydream, absorption
chimera
dream, fantasy
malodorous
foul, decomposed
philistine
babaric, coarse
pious
devout
homily
sermon
fetter
hold, bind
gumption
nerve
hedonist
pleasure seeker
agnostic
doubter, skeptic
languor
lethargy, unconciousness
tarpaulin
shade, tenting
queue
sequence, chain
dilettante
amateurish, unskilled
heliotrope
blue and red shrub
vapid
dull
aquiesce
accept, agree
confederate
partner
inchoate
undeveloped, amorphous
obeisance
salutation, allegiance