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abngate
to surrender or to relinquish

syn. forgo

ant. to admit
chronic
marked by long duration

syn. unending, habitual, inveterate

ant. transitory
forsake
to quit or to leave entirely

syn. leave, desert, abandon
frugal
avoiding spending money unnecessarily

syn. thrifty

ant. wasteful
gravitate
to move toward something

ant. to move away from something
guise
costume or outward appearance

ant. true appearance
illicit
illegal

syn. unlawful, illegitimate

ant. legal
impregnable
incapable of being taken by assault, of being broken into or escaped from

syn. unconquerable, unassailable

ant. easily conquered
incensed
really mad


syn. enraged, infuriated, angered

ant. pleased
indigent
very poor, impoverished

syn. destitute, impecunious

ant. affluent, wealthy
insuperable
incapable of being surmounted; incapable of being vanquished

syn. unsurpassable, invincible

ant. easily overcome, surmountable
intuitive
known without rational thought

syn. instictive
irreverent
showing a lack of respect

syn. disrespectful

ant. respectful
malfeasant
one who is guilty of misbehavior or wrongdoing

ant. law-abiding citizen
malign
to utter injuriously misleading interprets about

syn. traduce, aspere, vilify

ant. to extol
maverick
an independent individual who does not go along with the group

ant. conformist
plunderer
one who robs or loots or otherwise takes things by force
predator
one that preys, plunders, or destroys
revelry
loud and boisterous partying or merrymaking
sanguine
very confident

syn. optimistic, hopeful, sure

ant. afraid
taut
tightly drawn, having no slack

syn. tight
thwart
to effectively oppose or to stop

syn. foil, frustrate, baffle, balk, circumvent
timorous
apprehensive, worried, fearful

syn. timid
vitriolic
very caustic and sarcastic
ant. kind; harmless
vulnerable
susceptible to injury or attack

ant. protected