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Appease
to make calm, smoothe; to relieve, satisfy; to yield to
Synonyms:pacify, mollify, placate, propitate
Antonyms: enrage, provoke, irritate
Belate
late, tardy
Synonyms: delay, behindhand
Antonyms: early, ahead of time
Calamitous
causing great misfortune
Synonyms: disastrous, catastrophic, ruinous, fetal
Antonyms: fortunate, benefical, salutary
Cite
to quote; to mention; to summon to appear in court; to commend, recommend
Synonyms: refer to, enumerate, subponea
Antonyms: ignore, disregard
Conventional
in line with accepted ideas or standards; trite
Decoy
to lure into a trap; a person or thing used to lure into a trap
Synonyms: entice, entrap, lure, bait
Delve
to dig, to search deeply and thoroughly into
Synonyms: probe, investigate
Ensue
to follow in order, come immediately after and as a result
Synonym: result
Antonyms: precede, come before
Gallantry
heroic courage, respect and courtesy; an act or statement marked by a high level of courtesy
Synonyms: bravery, chivalrousness, valor, daring
Antonyms: cowardice, boorishness
Impart
to make known, tell; to give, pass something on
Synonyms: transmit, bestow, grant
Antonyms; withhold, keep back, conceal