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Making no sense at all, going completely against or having no reason
Synonym: ridiculous
Antonym: sensible
absurd
a large mass of snow, ice, rocks, or material sliding or falling swiftly down a mountainside; something resembling such an event
Synonym: cascade
avalanche
to group or label in an organized way
Synonym: catalog
classify
to make sure, safe, or certain; to guarantee
Synonym: insure
Antonym: to risk
ensure
to plan and steer the course of a vessel or vehicle; to make one's way, get around
Synonym: to steer
navigate
to settle down comfortably; to hold
Synonym: snuggle
nestle
an urgent request for help; the answer given in a law court by a person accused of a crime
Synonym: an appeal
plea
a basic rule or law on which others are based; a belief used to tell right from wrong
Synonym: standard
principle
using facts and good sense to evaluate people, things, or situations; concerned with the practical; resembling real life
Synonym: reasonable
Antonym: impractical
realistic
freedom from danger, fear, or doubt; safety
Synonym: protection
Antonym: peril
security
very careful about choosing or using
Synonym: choosy
Antonym: careless
selective
having a sharp or sour taste; sharp in the manner or tone; a small pie, usually filled with fruit
Synonym: harsh
Antonym: sweet
tart