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Abstemious
moderate, sparing
(as in eating/drinking)
synonyms: sober, temperate
Approbation
the expression of approval; opinion
synonym: commendation
Ascribe
to assign or refer to attribute
synonym: credit
Assuage
to make easier/milder
synonym: mitigate
Bombastic
pompous/overblown in language
synonym: inflated
Callow
without experience/immature, not fully developed; without feathers
synonym: mature, grown up
Censurable
deserving of blame or correction
synonym: blameworthy
Circuitous
roundabout, not direct
synonym: indirect
Commiserate
to sympathize with, have pity or sorrow for
synonym: empathize
Contingent
possible to happen; likely
synonym: conditional
Ennui
weariness and dissatisfaction from lack of occupation or interest, bordom
synonym: listlessness
Erudite
scholarly, learned, bookish
synonym: well read
Fetter
to steal, in a sneaky way
synonym: pilfer, swipe
Flout
to mock, treat with contempt
synonym: sneer at
Fractious
tending to be troublesome; unruly, quarrelsome, unpredictable
synonym: peevish
Abstemious
moderate, sparing
(as in eating/drinking)
synonyms: sober, temperate
Approbation
the expression of approval; opinion
synonym: commendation
Ascribe
to assign or refer to attribute
synonym: credit
Assuage
to make easier/milder
synonym: mitigate
Bombastic
pompous/overblown in language
synonym: inflated
Callow
without experience/immature, not fully developed; without feathers
synonym: mature, grown up
Censurable
deserving of blame or correction
synonym: blameworthy
Circuitous
roundabout, not direct
synonym: indirect
Commiserate
to sympathize with, have pity or sorrow for
synonym: empathize
Contingent
possible to happen; likely
synonym: conditional
Ennui
weariness and dissatisfaction from lack of occupation or interest, bordom
synonym: listlessness
Erudite
scholarly, learned, bookish
synonym: well read
Fetter
to steal, in a sneaky way
synonym: pilfer, swipe
Flout
to mock, treat with contempt
synonym: sneer at
Fractious
tending to be troublesome; unruly, quarrelsome, unpredictable
synonym: peevish
Abstemious
moderate, sparing
(as in eating/drinking)
synonyms: sober, temperate
Approbation
the expression of approval; opinion
synonym: commendation
Ascribe
to assign or refer to attribute
synonym: credit
Assuage
to make easier/milder
synonym: mitigate
Bombastic
pompous/overblown in language
synonym: inflated
Callow
without experience/immature, not fully developed; without feathers
synonym: mature, grown up
Censurable
deserving of blame or correction
synonym: blameworthy
Circuitous
roundabout, not direct
synonym: indirect
Commiserate
to sympathize with, have pity or sorrow for
synonym: empathize
Contingent
possible to happen; likely
synonym: conditional
Ennui
weariness and dissatisfaction from lack of occupation or interest, bordom
synonym: listlessness
Erudite
scholarly, learned, bookish
synonym: well read
Fetter
to steal, in a sneaky way
synonym: pilfer, swipe
Flout
to mock, treat with contempt
synonym: sneer at
Fractious
tending to be troublesome; unruly, quarrelsome, unpredictable
synonym: peevish
Gossamer
thin,light,delicate
Synonym: filmy, feathery
Heinous
very wicked, offensive, hateful
synonym: evil
Infer
to find out by reasoning
synonym: gather,guess
Mitigate
to make milder/softer
synonym: lessen, relieve
Odium
hatred, contempt
synonym: shame
Perfidy
faithlessness, treachery
synonym: betrayal, disloyalty
Pillage
to rob of goods by open force(as in war)
synonym: ravage, sack, loot
Prate
to talk a great deal in foolish/aimless fashion
synonym: chatter, blabber
Relegate
to place in a lower position
synonym: transfer
Reprobate
a scoundrel; wicked & corrupt
synonym: scoundrel, immoral
Resuscitate
to revive, bring back to consciousness
synonym: revitalize, restore
Sedentary
remaining in one place
synonym: seated, stationary
Slovenly
untidy, dirty, careless
synonym: unkempt,slipshod
Supposition
something that is assumed or taken for granted without conclusive evidence
synonym: assumption, hypothesis