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BARRIER
SOMETHING THAT BLOCKS THE WAY
AN OBSTACLE
BARRIER
SYN:
AN OBSTRUCTION, FENCE, WALL
BLOCKADE, SAFEGUARD
BARRIER
ANT:
AN OPENING
A PASSAGE
CALCULATE
TO FIND OUT BY USING MATHEMATICS, RECKON, TO FIND OUT BY REASONING, ESTIMATE
CALCULATE
SYN:
TO GUAGE, FIGURE,
DETERMINE, JUDGE
COMPOSE
TO BE OR MAKE UP THE PARTS OF
FORM, CREATE OR WRITE
TO CALM OR QUIET ONE'S MIND
COMPOSE
SYN:
TO PRODUCE, INVENT
TO STILL, SETTLE
COMPOSE
ANT:
TO ANNOY OR DISTURB
CONSIDERATE
FAIRLY LARGE IN SIZE OR EXTENT
WORTHY OF ATTENTION
CONSIDERATE
SYN:
GREAT, SIZABLE
MAJOR, IMPORTANT
CONSIDERATE
ANT:
SMALL
SLIGHT
NEGLIGIBLE
DEPUTY
ONE CHOSEN TO HELP OR TAKE THE PLACE OF ANOTHER OR TO ACT IN THAT PERSON'S ABSENCE
DEPUTY
SYN:
AN ASSISTANT
AIDE
SUBSTITUTE
INDUSTRIOUS
BUSY
WORKING STEADILY
INDUSTRIOUS
SYN:
ACTIVE, OCCUPIED
ENERGETIC
UNTIRING
INDUSTRIOUS
ANT:
LAZY, IDLE
LOAFING, SLOW
JOLT
TO SHAKE UP ROUGHLY, TO MOVE ALONG IN A JERKY OR BUMPY FASHION A SUDDEN BUMP OR JERK
A SHOCK OR SURPRISE
JOLT
SYN:
TO JAR, RATTLE, HIT
A LURCH, BOUNCE
LOOT
TO ROB BY FORCE OR VIOLENCE, ESPECIALLY DURING WAR OR A TIME OF UNREST VALUABLE THINGS THAT HAVE BEEN STOLEN OR TAKEN BY FORCE
LOOT
SYN:
TO STEAL, PLUNDER, BOOTY
PRIZE, SPOILS
REJOICE
TO FEEL JOY OR GREAT DELIGHT
TO MAKE JOYFUL
REJOICE
SYN:
TO CELEBRATE,
CHEER
REJOICE
ANT:
TO GRIEVE,
MOURN
RELIABLE
DESERVING TRUST,
DEPENDABLE
RELIABLE
SYN:
FAITHFUL
PROVEN
TRUSTWORHTY
RELIABLE
ANT:
UNRELIABLE
QUESTIONABLE
FICKLE
SENSELESS
LACKING MEANING
STUPID OR FOOLISH
WITHOUT THE USE OF SENSES
SENSELESS
SYN:
RIDICULOUS, SILLY, ILLOGICAL
BIRDBRAINED
UNCONSCIOUS
SENSELESS
ANT:
BRILLANT
CLEVER
SMART
SHRIVEL
TO SHRINK AND WRINKLE
ESPECIALLY FROM HEAT, COLD OR DRYNESS
SHRIVEL
SYN:
TO WITHER
DRY
CONTRACT
SHRIVEL
ANT:
TO EXPAND
ENLARGE
SWELL