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Antipathy
an intense dislike

syn: aversion
ant: affinity
Elucidate
to make clear

syn: explain, clarify
ant: obscure
Imminent
likely to happen

syn: impending; approaching
ant: distant; delayed
Banal
common, ordinary

syn: trivial; insipid
ant: original; fresh
Obdurate
stubborn; hardhearted

syn: inflexible; obstinate
ant: complaint; amendable
Peruse
to read carefully; scrutinize
Bedlam
a noise uproar; a scene of wild confusion

syn: mayhem; chaos
Affluence
wealth; richness

syn: fortune
Scurrilous
coarsely abusive; vulgar

syn: indecent
ant: respectable
Parody
a work which imitates another in a ridiculous manner

syn: caricature; burlesque; lampoon
Sedulous
hard working; diligent

syn: studious; assiduous
ant: lazy; lax
Onerous
burdensome; heavy; hard to endure

syn: crushing; distressing
Amoral
lacking a sense of right and wrong

syn: corrupt; evil
ant: innocent; virtuous
Eschew
to keep away from; to avoid; to shun

ant: embrace; welcome
Denouement
an outcome; result

syn: conclusion