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Abhor
V. to hate deeply


syn: detest, despise, abominate
ant: admire, cherish, respect
Amend
V. to change for the better


syn: modify improve, correct
Buffet
V. to slap or cut off; to strike repetedly. N. a slap, blow

syn: batter, sock, thump, pummel, toss about
Chaos
N. great confusion, disorder


syn: anarchy, turmoil, pandemonium
ant: order, regularity, tranquillity
Commodious
ADJ. roomy, spacious


syn: comfortable, ample, capacious
ant: cramped, insuffinient
Corrosive
ADJ. eating away graually, acid-like, bitterly sarcastic


syn: caustic, mordant, spiteful
ant: bland, mild, benign, amiable
Discern
V. to see clearly, recognize


syn: perceive, detect, distinguish
ant: overlook
Extant
ADJ. still existing; not destroyed


syn: surviving, in existance
ant: extinct, defunct, vanished
Implicate
V. to involve in; to connect with


syn: incriminate, entangle
ant: absolve, exculpate
Inter
V. to bury;


syn: unearth, exhume
Martinet
N. a strict disciplinarian


syn: taskmaster, slave driver
Obviate
V. to anticipate and prevent; to remove


syn: preclude, forestall, ward off
Renegade
N. An outlaw, deserter. ADJ. traitorous; unconvenial, unorthodox

syn: turncoat, defector, heretic
ant: loyalist, patriot
Reprehensible
ADJ. deserving blame or punishment


syn: objectionable, blameworthy, odious
ant. commendable, blameless, meritorios
Somber
ADJ. dark, gloomy


syn: mournful, dismal
ant: bright, sunny, cheerful
Squalid
ADJ. filthy, wretched, debased


syn: dingy, sordid, foul, vile
ant: neat, spruce, exalted, lofty
Turbulent
ADJ. disorderly, violent; stormy


syn: tumultuous, unruly, agitated
ant: calm, placid, still
Vociferous
ADJ. loud and noisy, compelling attention


syn: clamorous, uproarious, blustering
ant: quiet, softspoken, muted, subdued
Voluminous
ADJ. of great size; numerous, speaking in great length

syn: bulky, massive, copious
ant: scant, meager, succinct
Waive
V. to do without, give up, put off, defer


syn: decline, relinquish, forgo
ant: claim, accept