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abut
to join at one end or be next to
s:support, prop up, border on, bolster
attire
clothers, apparel, grab, to dress, adorn, or bedeck
s:clothing
avail
to be of use or benefit, to profit, to benefit, use, value
crony
a very close friend, pal, chum, buddy
a:enemy, rival`
cryptic
puzzling, mystifying, or enigmatic
a:crystal clear, unambiguous
divergent
going in different directions, departing from convention, deviant
s:not in agreement, differing, unorthodox, unconventional,
a:merging, intersecting, converging, orthodox, conventional
enmity
hatred, ill-will
s:hostility, animosity, antagonism
a:friendship, amity
fervent
very earnest, emotional, passionate, extremely hot
s:enthusiastic, ardent, burning, blazing, scorching,
a:blase, apathetic, restrained, emoitionless
gaunt
tin and bony, bare, barren
s:lean, scrawny, lanky, all skin and bones
a:plump, chubby, stout, corpulent
infiltrate
to pass thorugh or gain entrance to gradually or stealthily
s:slip in , creep into, penetrate
nullify
to make no value or consequence, cancel, wipe out
s:invalidate, annul
a:confirm, endorse, ratify, sanction
perceptible
capable of being grasped by the senses or mind
s:noticeable, discrenible, observable
a:invisible, unnoticeable, indiscernable
plummet
to plunge straight down, a weight fastened to a line
s:to take a nosedive
a:soar, skyrocket
proclaim
to delcare publicly or offically
s:announce, promulgate
a:conceal, over up
proxy
an agent, sun., a written permission allowing one person to act in anothers place
s:deputy, representative
rankle
to cause anger, irritation, or bitterness.
s:irritate, vex, nettle, irk, gall
a:please, delight, gratify
scavenger
a person who collects or removes usable items from waste materials: an animal that feeds on refuse or dead bodies
s:rummager
stint
to limit, be soaring or frugal, a restriction, a fixed share of work or duty, a period of acticity
s:restrict, scrimp, economize
a:splurge, squander, lavish
stoical
self controlled, not showing feeling in response to pleasure or pain
s:unresponsive, impassive
a:excitable, emoitional, hotheaded
unflagging
tireless, continuing with vigor
s:steady, undiminished, unremitting
a:diminishing, drooping, sagging