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pos -adj
def -easily taught, led or managed; obidient
syn -obidient, managable, teachable
ant -unruly, wayward, intractable, disobidient
accent -'doc ile

pos -noun
def -a short account of an incident in someones life
syn -a tale, story, sketch, vignette, yarn
ant -none
accent -'an ec dote

pos -noun, adj, verb
def -an immitation designed to deceive; not genuine, fake; to make an illegal copy
syn -false, fake, phony, bogus
ant -genuine, real, not fake, authentic
accent -'coun ter fiet

pos -verb
def -to combine, unite; to make solid or firm
syn -to strengthen, to firm up; to combine, merge
ant -to scatter, disperse, dissipate, separate
accent -con 'sol i date

pod -adj
def -capable ofbeing wrong, mistaken or inaccurate
syn -imperfect, open to error
ant -foolproof, unfailing, flawless
accent -'fall i ble

pos -verb
def -to beg, implore, ask earnestly
syn -to plead, beg, implore, beseech
ant -to demand forcfully, clamor for
accent -en 'treat

pos -verb
def -to rule over by strenght or power, cotrol; tower over
syn -to control, gain the upper hand
ant -to be under someones thumb
accent -'dom i nate

pos -adj
def -liable to change very rapidly,erratic; marked by a lack ofconstancy or steadiness inconsistent
syn -inconstant, erratic, capricious
ant -constant, steady, invariable
accent -'fick le
pos-noun & adj
def-one who flees or runs away; fleeting, lasting a very short time; wandering, difficult to grasp
syn-a runaway; deserter; elusive
ant-lasting enduring permanent
accent-'fu gi tive
pos - verb, noun
def - to beat or knock about, handle roughly; to mangle, a heavy hammer
syn - to rough up, man handle, mangle
ant - to handle with kid gloves
accent - none
def-very dirty; covered with dirt or soot
syn-filthy; sooty; soiled; dirt-encrusted
ant - spotless, spic and span; immaculate
accent - 'gri my
def - a very small part or quantity
syn-a speck, dab, jot, bit, smidgen
ant - a flood, deluge, avalanche, glut
accent - i 'o ta
pos - adj and noun
def - possible able to happen, something that can develop or become a reality
syn - a possibility, capability; possible
ant - actual, real; unlikely, impossible
accent - po 'ten tial
pos - adj
def - relating to farm areas and life in the country
syn - countrified, rustic
ant - urban, metropolitan, citified
accent - 'ru ral
pos - adj
def - shining; bright; giving forth light or energy
syn - glowing, brilliant, dazzling, resplendent
ant- dull, tarnished, lackluster
accent - 'ra di ant
pos - verb
def - to interfere with; to meddle rashly or foolishly with; to handle in a secret and improper way
syn - to meddle with, monkey with, fool with
ant - none
accent - 'tam per
pos - adj
def - skilled in handling difficult situations or people
syn - skillful, diplomatic, discreet
ant - clumsy, gauche, boorish, indiscreet
accent - 'tact ful
pos - adj
def - large important; major, significant, prosperous; not imaginary, material
syn - significant, considerable; tangible
ant - minor, insignificant, negligible
accent - sub 'stan tial
pos - adj
def - last, final; most important or extreme; eventual; basic fundamental
syn - farthest, furthest, final, terminal
ant - first, initial; most immediate, nearest
accent - 'ul ti mate
pos - noun
def - doubt, the state of being unsure
syn - doubtfulness, unsureness, hesitation
ant - sureness, certainty, confidence
accent - un 'cer tain ty