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Annotation
N.
A critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a literary work

ANNO(TA)TION

syn. commotion,pandemonium,chaos,anarchy
Ant. peace and quiet,order,tranquility
Accrue
V.
to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural result

A(ccrue)

syn. collect, accumulate, proceed from
Ant. dwindle, decrease, diminish, lessen
Bedlam
N.
A state or scene of uproar and cofusion

(Bed)lam

syn. commotion,pandemonium,chaos,anarchy
Ant. peace and quiet,order,tranquility
Covert
Adj. and N.

hidden, disguised, kept secret,sheltered(n)a sheltered place, a hiding place

(Co)vert

syn. undercover, clandestine, sub-rosa
ant. open, overt, undisguised
Debonair
Adj.
pleasant, courteous, light hearted, somoth and polished in manner and appearance.

deb o (nair)

syn. carefree,jaunty,gracious,suave,
urbane

ant. distraught, agitated, boorish, churlish
Dun
V. N. Adj.

to demand espe. in payment of a debt; a creditor; dark dull drab, dingy

no accent mark!

syn. (v)housnd, pester, harass, nag
Equanimity
N.
calmness, composure

eq ua (nim) i ty

syn. tranquility, impertubability

ant. excitability, flappability, agitation
Efficacious
Adj.
effective

eff i (ca) cious

syn. effectual, efficient, potent, powerful

ant. ineffective, worthless, useless
Fortuitous
Adj.
accidental, occuring by happy chance

for (tu) i tous

syn. unintentional, unplanned, random, lucky

ant. intentional, deliberate, premiditated
Gist
N.
the essential part, main point

no accent mark!

syn. sunstance, core, nucleus
Gratuitous
Adj.
freely given, not called by circumstances

gra (tu) i tous

syn. voluntary, unjustified, uncalled-for

ant. justified, warranted