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animosity
n. strong dislike; bitter hostiliy

S: enmity, rancor, antipathy
A: affection, fondness, rapportamity
apathy
n. a lack of eeling, emotion, or inerest.

S: indifference, diinterest, detachment
A: enthusiasm, fevor ador, concern
apprehensive
adj. fearful or anxious

S: worried, nervous, frettful,
A: unworried, assured, confident
commend
v. to praise, express approval

S: appluad; enturst
A: abhor, loathe
compatible
adj. able to get along or work well together; capable of use wit hsome other model or system.

S: harmonious, in agreement,
A: antagonistic, incogruous
condolence
n. an expression of sympathy

S: commiseration, solace, sympathy
consecrate
v. to make sacred, hallow

S: devote, dedicated, sanctify
A: desecrate, defile, profane, dishonr
decrepit
adj. Old and feeble; worn out, ruined

S: infirm, broken-down, rickety
A: vigorous, robust, sturdy
deride
v. to ridicule, laugh at with contempt

S: mock, scorn, disparage,
A: Praise, extol, acclaim, applaud
ingenuous
adj. innocent, simple; frank, sincere

S: naivr, artless, guiless, candid
A: Artful, crafty, worldly
multifarious
adj. having great variety

S: varied, manifold, heterogenos
A: univaried, uniforn, homogenos
obsolete
adj. out of date, no longer in use

S: out moded, antiquated, passe old hat
A: Current, up to date, brand new
omnivorous
adj. eating every kind of food

S: all-devouring, voracious
parsimonious
adj. stingy, miserly; meager, poor, small

S: frugal, niggerdly, penny-pincher, cheap
A: generous, openhanded
Quandary
n. a state of perplexity or doubt

S: confusion, dilemma, predicament
recalcitrant
adj. stubbornly diobedient

S: unruly, obstinate, contrary, ornery
A: obedient, docile,
reprisal
n. an injury done in return for injury

S: retaliation, revenge, retribution
revel
v. to take great pleasure in; a wild celebration

S: relish, savor, bask in , carouse
A: abhor, loathe
stultify
v. to make ineffective or useless, cripple, to ha ve a dulling effect on

S: smother, stifle, neutralize, negate
A: arouse, excite, inspire, stimulate
suave
adj. smoothly agreeable or polite; pleasing to the senses

s: sophisticated, urbane, polished
A: crude, clumsy unpolished , oafish, loutish