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ABOLISH
TO DO AWAY COMPLETELY WITH SOMETHING
PUT AN END TO
ABOLISH
SYN:
TO OUTLAW, BAN, REPEAL, STAMP OUT
ABOLISH
ANT:
TO ESTABLISH, RESTORE
APPEAL
SINCERE OR STRONG REQUEST FOR SOMETHING NEEDED
A QUALITY THAT ATTRACTS OR INTERESTS PEOPLE
A REQUEST TO A HIGHER COURT FOR REVIEW OF A LEGAL DECISION
APPEAL
SYN:
A PLEA, PETITION, CHARM, ATTRACTION, TO PLEAD, IMPLORE, BEG TO ATTRACT
APPEAL
ANT:
TO REPEL, DISGUST, REPULSE
BRITTLE
EASILY BROKEN, SNAPPED OR CRACKED, NOT FLEXIBLE
BRITTLE
SYN:
BREAKABLE, STIFF, UNBENDING, FRAGILE
BRITTLE
ANT:
BENDABLE, FLEXIBLE, ELASTIC, RUGGED
CONDEMN
TO CRITICAZE A PERSON OR ACTION AS WRONG, QUILTY OR EVIL, TO JUDGE AS QUILTY AND TO PUNISH
CONDEMN
SYN:
TO DISAPPROVE, DENOUNCE,
BLAME
CONDEMN
ANT:
TO PRAISE, ADMIRE, HONOR,, APPLAUD, APPROVE
DESCEND
TO MOVE TO A LOWER PLACE FROM A HIGHER ONE, TO COME OR BE HANDED DOWN FROM THE PAST
DESCEND
SYN:
TO DROP, FALL, PLUNGE, CLIMB DOWN, TO STEM, DERIVE
DESCEND
ANT:
TO RISE, CLIMB, SCALE ASCEND
DICTATOR
A RULER OR LEADER WHO HAS TOTAL POWER
DICTATOR
SYN:
TYRANT, MASTER, DESPOT.OPRESSOR
EXPAND
TO OPEN UP, MAKE OR GROW LARGER, TO DEVELOP
EXPAND
SYN:
TO SPREAD, STRETCH, SWELL, ENLARGE
EXPAND
ANT:
TO SHRINK, REDUCE, CONTRACT, ABRIDGE
FAMINE
A SEVERE SHORTAGE OF FOOD OVER A LARGE AREA
FAMINE
SYN:
HUNGER, STARVATION, SCARCITY, WANT
FAMINE
ANT:
FEAST, PLENTY
PORTABLE
EASILY MOVED OR CARRIED
PORTABLE
MOVABLE, TRANSPORTABLE
PORTABLE
IMMOVABLE, FIXED, ROOTED
PREY
AN ANIMAL HUNTED AS FOOD BY ANOTHER, SOMEONE/THING THAT IS HELPLESS AGAINST ATTACK
TO HARM, ROB OR TAKE ADVANTAGE OF
PREY
SYN:
A VICTIM, QUARRY, TO DEVOUR, TO BULLY, VICTIMIZE, CHEAT
PREY
ANT:
A HUNTER , PREDATOR
THRIFTY
CAREFUL ABOUT SPENDING MONEY, TENDING TO SAVE MONEY, MANAGING MONEY WELL
THRIFTY
SYN:
ECONOMICAL, FRUGAL, TIGHT FISTED
THRIFTY
ANT:
WASTEFUL,CARELESS, EXTRAVAGANT
VISUAL
HAVING TO DO WITH SIGHT OR SEEING
VISUAL
SYN:
VISIBLE, PICTURED, SHOWN, ILLUSTRATED