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ATROPHY
SYN: degeneration, deterioration,wither
ANT: growth, development, mature, deep
BASTION
SYN:citadel, rampart, bulwark, parapet
CONCORD
ANT:disagreement, strife, discord
CONSUMMATE
SYN:masterful,clinch,conclude
ANT:launce,initiate,begin,kick off
DISARRAY
SYN:disorganization,dishevel,mess up
ANT:organization,order,tidiness
EXIGENCY
SYN:requirement,crisis
FLOTSAM
SYN: floating wreckage
FRENETIC
SYN:frantic,overwrought
ANT:calm,controlled,relaxed,leisurely
GLEAN
SYN:collect,cull,pick up
GROUSE
SYN:gripe,kvetch,bellyache
INCARCERATE
SYN:intern,immure
ANT:liberate,release,free
INCUMBENT
SYN:mandatory,necessary
ANT:optional,unnecessary
JOCULAR
SYN:waggish,facetious,droll,witty,
LUDACRIS
SYN:risible,preposterous
ANT:heartrending,poignant,pathetic
MORDANT
SYN:acrimonious,acidulous,sardonic,scathing
ANT:bland,mild,gentle,soothing
NETTLE
SYN:peeve,annoy,incense,gall,irk
ANT:please,delight,soothe,pacify
PECUNIARY
SYN:monetary,financial
PUSILLANIMOUS
SYN:craven,lily-livered
ANT:stouthearted,courageous,daring
RECUMBENT
SYN:prone,prostrate,supine,inactive
ANT:erect,upright,energetic,dynamic
STRATAGEM
SYN:ruse,trick,ploy,subterfuge
ACUITY
SYN:keeness,acuteness
ANT:dullness,obtuseness
DELINEATE
SYN:depict,picture,render
DEPRAVED
SYN:perverted,degenerate,vicous,corrupt
ANT:moral,virtuous,upright,uncorrupted
ENERVATE
SYN:impair,cripple,paralyze
ANT:invigorate,strengthen,buttress
ESOTERIC
SYN:occult,cryptic,arcane,recondite
NT:accessible,comprehensible,intelligible
FECUND
SYN:fertile,teeming,prolific
ANT:infertile,barren,unproductive
FIAT
SYN:edict,dictum,ukase
FIGMENT
SYN:creation,invention,fancy
GARNER
SYN:collect,accumulate,accrue
ANT:scatter,squander,waste,dissipate
HALLOW
SYN:venerate,bless
ANT:desecrate,defile,profane
IDIOSYNCRASY
SYN:eccentricity,quirk,mannerism
IGNOMINY
SYN:dishonor,humiliation,disrepute,odim
ANT:honor,glory,acclaim
MUNDANE
SYN:prosaic,humdrum,routine,sublunary
ANT:heavenly,unwordly,spiritual,transcendental
NUANCE
SYN:shade,nicety,refinement
OVERWEENING
SYN:arrogant,unbridled,inflated
ANT:restrained,understated,modest,meek
PENCHANT
SYN:proclivity,propensity,predilection
ANT:disinclination,aversion
REPUTED
SYN:putative,reputable,supposed
ANT:proven,corroborated,authenticated
SOPHISTRY
SYN:specious reasoning
SUMPTUOUS
SYN:lavish,munificent,opulent,splendid
ANT:skimpy,meager,stingy,niggardly,spartan
UBIQUITOUS
SYN:omnipresent,pervasive,universal
ANT:restricted,limited,rare,scarce
ABJECT
SYN:wretched,miserable,ignoble,sheer,utter
ANT:lofty,noble,exalted
AGNOSTIC
SYN:dobter
ANT:believer
COMPLICITY
SYN:connivance,collusion
ANT:noninvolvment,innocence
DERELICT
SYN:vagrant,remiss,delinquent
ANT:punctillious,conscientious,scrupulous
DIATRIBE
SYN:harangue,tirade
ANT:panegyric,encomium,eulogy
EFFIGY
SYN:figure,figurine,likeness
EQUITY
SYN:justice,fairness,impartiality
ANT:injustice,unfairness,bias,prejudice
INANE
SYN;vapid,idiotic,moronic,fatuous
ANT: sensible,meaningful,profound
INDICTMENT
SYN:charge,accusation
INDUBITABLE
SYN:unquestionable,indisputable
ANT:questionable,debatable,dubious
INTERMITTENT
SYN:fitful,spasmodic,random
ANT:continuous,uninterrupted
MOOT
SYN:debatable,questionable,broach
ANT:undebabtable,indisputable,self-evident
MOTIF
a principal idea,feature,theme or element
NEOPHYTE
SYN:tenderfoot,tyro,rookie
ANT:veteran,past master,expert,pro
PERSPICACITY
SYN:acuity,acumen,discernment
ANT:dullness,obtuseness
PLENARY
SYN:unlimited,unrestricted
ANT:limited,restricted,incomplete
SURVEILLANCE
SYN:observation,scrutiny,monitoring
SYLVAN
SYN:forested,arcadian
TESTY
SYN:irritable,peevish,waspish,petulant
ANT:even-tempered,imperturbable,unexcitable
TRAVESTY
SYN:burlesque,parody,caricature,face