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abolish
to do away completely with something, put an end to
synonym: ban
antonym: restore
expand
to open up, make or grow larger, to develop
synonym: enlarge
antonym: reduce
appeal
a sincere or strong request for something that is needed; a quality or ability that attracts or interests people; a request to a higher court for review
synonym: a plea
antonym: repulse
famine
a severe shortage of food over a large area
synonym: starvation
antonym: plenty
brittle
easily broken, snapped, or cracked; not flexible
synonym: fragile
antonym: bendable
portable
easily moved or carried
synonym: movable
antonym: immovable
condemn
to criticize a person or action as wrong, guilty, or evil; to judge as guilty and to punish
synonym: denounce
antonym: applaud
prey
an animal hunted as food by another; someone or something that is helpless against attack
synonym: a victim
antonym: predator
descend
to move to a lower place from a higher one; to come or be handed down from the past
synonym: come down
antonym: climb
thrifty
careful about spending money; tending to save money; managing money well
synonym: frugal
antonym: extravagant
dictator
a leader or ruler who has total power
synonym: tyrant
visual
having to do with sight or seeing
synonym: seeing