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syn: forswear, retract, recant, abstain from
ant: affirm, avow, aver, profess
abjure
syn: irritating. stinging. bitter, caustic
ant: gentle, soothing, mild
acrid
syn: stately, dignified, exalted, venerable
ant: humble, base, mean, lowly, abject
august
syn: insensitive, unsympathetic, thick-skinned
ant: sinsitive, compassionate, tenderhearted
callous
syn: covert, furtive, surreptitious, stealthy
ant: open, overt, undisguised, aboveboard
clandestine
syn: scruple, qualm, misgiving, contrition, remorse, regret
ant: shamelessness, insouciance, nonchalance
compunction
syn: holocaust, wildfire
ant: deluge, flood
conflagaration
syn: overjoyed, ecstatic, tickled pink
ant: depressed, crestfallen, despondent,blue
elated
syn: lasting, permanent, unforgettable
ant: erasable, impermanent, ephemeral
indelible
syn: lenient, permissive, tolerant, liberal
ant: strict, severe, inflexible, hard-nosed
indulgent
syn: forswear, retract, recant, abstain from
ant: affirm, avow, aver, profess
abjure
syn: irritating. stinging. bitter, caustic
ant: gentle, soothing, mild
acrid
syn: stately, dignified, exalted, venerable
ant: humble, base, mean, lowly, abject
august
syn: insensitive, unsympathetic, thick-skinned
ant: sinsitive, compassionate, tenderhearted
callous
syn: covert, furtive, surreptitious, stealthy
ant: open, overt, undisguised, aboveboard
clandestine
syn: scruple, qualm, misgiving, contrition, remorse, regret
ant: shamelessness, insouciance, nonchalance
compunction
syn: holocaust, wildfire
ant: deluge, flood
conflagaration
syn: overjoyed, ecstatic, tickled pink
ant: depressed, crestfallen, despondent,blue
elated
syn: lasting, permanent, unforgettable
ant: erasable, impermanent, ephemeral
indelible
syn: lenient, permissive, tolerant, liberal
ant: strict, severe, inflexible, hard-nosed
indulgent
syn: persisting, chronic, dyed-in-the-wool
ant: sporadic, intermittent, occasional
inveterate
syn: inapplicaple, immaterial, beside the point
ant: pertinent, material, apropos, germane
irrelevant
syn: nighttime
ant: daytime, diurnal
nocturnal
syn: cliche, truism, bromide
ant: epigram, quip, witticism, bon mot
platitude
syn: suppress, pacify, squelch, quash, crush
ant: incite, provoke, arouse, foment, stir up
quell
syn: inactive, at rest, still, inert, motionless, dormant, tranquil
ant: active, thriving, lively, bustling, volatile
quiescent
syn: ponder, meditate, muse, reflect, mull over
ruminate
syn: unexpressed, silent, unspoken, understood, implicit
ant: explicit, express, specific
tacit
syn: perceptible, actual, evident, palpable
ant: immaterial, imperceptible, insubstantial
tangible
syn: penetratio, cutting, telling, acute
ant: dull, bland, insipid, vapid, imperceptible
trechant