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bizarre (adj)
strikingly odd in appearance or style; grotesque
antagonism (n)
hostility, active opposition
assuage (v)
to calm or soothe; to salisfy
apocryphal (adj)
of doubtful authenticity; counterfeit
austere (adj)
stern in manner or appearance; strict in morals
antithesis (n)
direct opposite
arduous (adj)
hard to do; strenuous
authoritarian (n)
a person who supports the principle of sujection to authority instead of individual freedom
austere (adj)
stern in manner or appearance; strict in morals
atrophy (v)
to waste away
cacophony (n)
discord; harsh sound
belittle (v)
to make something seem less important
autonomy (n)
independence, self-government
bequeath (v)
to leave money or property by a will; to pass along
buffoon (n)
a clown; someone who amuses with tricks and jokes
blithe (adj)
happy and cheerful; gay
aversion (n)
strong or fixed dislike; antipathy
austere (adj)
stern in manner or appearance; strict in morals
augment (v)
to increase or enlarge; to become greater in size
aversion (n)
strong or fixed dislike; antipathy
aversion (n)
strong or fixed dislike; antipathy
bombastic (adj)
high-sounding; marked by use of language with out much real meaning
aversion (n)
strong or fixed dislike; antipathy
cache (n)
hiding place; something hidden in a hidding place
articulate (adj)
able to put one's thoughts into words easily and clearly