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resoulute
adj bold determined firm
syn; steadfast unflinching
ant; weak spinless indecisive
aloof
adj withdrawn standing apart from other 9 usually as a matter of choice0
syn; distant cold standoffish
ant; involved, sociable
pseudonymn
n a pen name , name assumed by a writer
syn; non de plum
forthright
adj; frank direst straighforward
syn; candid blunt
ant; indirect, evasive, deceitful, two-faced
articulate
v; to pronounce distinctly; express well in words, to fit together into a system,adj; able to use language effeciently; expressed clearly and forcefully
syn; enunciate expound glip eloquent
ant; tounge tied mumbeldd incoherentt
ostracize
v to exclude from a group, banish, send away
syn cast out expek blackball snub
ant; fraternize with associate with
purge
v to wash away impurites clean up n; the process of getting rid of something or someone decsivly
syn; cleanse purify
ant; polute contaminat, defile
genial
adj cordial pleasently cherful or warm
syn; friendly amiable
at; cold unfriendly unsociable
sequel
n; that which follows a result, a literay work or film countinuing the story of one wwritten or made earlier
syn; follow up countinuation
ant; preclude overture curtain raiser
proximity
n nearnesss closeness
ant; distance remotness
intrigue
n crafty dealings underhanded plotting; v; to form and carry out plots to puzzle or excite the cursiosity
syn; scheme plot conspiracy
ant; fair play
jurisdiction
n; an area of authority or control, the right of the administer justice
syn purview
ethical
adj; having to do with morals or values, right and wrong; in accordance of standars of rigth conduct, requiring a prescription for purchase
syn; upright, vituous, honorable
ant; immoral, unscrupulos, dishonest
prodigal
adj; wastefully extravgant, lavishly or generously abundant, n one who is wastefull and self indulgentnt
syn; improvident, spendthrift, wastrel
ant, frugal economicla stingy miserly
inaudible
adj not able to be heard
syn; faint indistact
ant; audble easily heard
indiscrimante
adj without reestraint or control, unselective
syn haphazard random uncritical
ant; selectve discrimantaing judacious
audacios
adj; bold adventourous recklessly daring
syn; enterprising barave
ant; timid cowardly