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abdicate
to resign, formally give up an office or a duty; to disown,discard.
synonyms:step down, relinquish, renounce.
antonyms:retain.
bestow
to give as a gift. to provide with lodgings.(verb)
synonyms:grant, confer, lodge, put up.
antonyms:receive, take back, take away.
capacious
able to hold much.(adjective)
synonyms:spacious,commodious
antonyms:cramped, confined, restricted, narrow.
caustic
able to burn or eat way by chemical action; biting, sarcastic
Synonyms: burning, corrosive, sharp
Antonyms: bland, mild, sugary, saccharine
crusade
strong movement to advance a cause or idea; to campaign, work vigorously
Synonyms: campaign, organized movement
deface
to injure or destroy the surface or appearance of; to damage the value, influence, or effect of; to face down, outshine
Synonyms: mar, disfigure
Antonyms: repair, restore, renovate, recondition
embargo
an order forbidding the trade in or movement of commercial gooods; any restraint or hindrance; to forbid to enter or leave port; to forbid trade with
Synonyms: stoppage, ban, boycott
fallacy
a false notion or belief; an error in thinking.(noun)
synonyms:misconception
antonyms: sound reasoning, logic.
levity
a lack of seriouness or earthestness, especially about things that should b treated with respect; buoyancy, lightness in waight.
(noun)

synonym:giddiness, flippancy, frivolity, fickleness.
antonyms:seriousness, humorlessness, solemnity.
mendicant
(adjective) depending on begging for a living.

synonym:pnhandler
antonym:millionaire,philanthropist.