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Chortle
Chuckle and Snort
laugh in a breathy gleeful way
adjourn
verb
to close formally
to put off to another time;to move to another place
Synoym: defer
Squak
Squal and Speak
make a loud , harsh noise
adverse
adjective
hostile in purpose or effect;unfavorable
Synoyms: anttagonistic, inimical
Antonyms: propitious
Happenstance
Happen Circumstance
fate
affable
adjective
courteous and agreeable in manner; easy to talk or approach
Synonyms: genial
Antonyms: surly, testy, ill-tempered
to put on airs
to be someone your not
advocate
verb, speak or argue in favor of; to give active public support to
noun, a person who pleads in the interest of a cause or individual
Synoyms: espouse, proponent, backer
Antonyms: condemn, critile, adversary, antagonist
Motel
Motor and Hotel
a roadside hotel designed for primarily motorists
aesthetic
adjective
pertaining to a sense of beauty;artistic
Advertorial
Advertisement and Editorial
ad giving info about a product in a journalistic way
affectation
noun
a pretentious display of manners or sentiments that are not genuine; a peculiar habit of dress or behavior that has been adopted to impress others
Synoyms: pose, pretense, mannerism
Splatter
Splash and Spatter
splash with a sticky liquid
affluent
adjective
prosperous, wealthy
Synoyms: opulent, flourishing
Antoyms: indigent, destitute, poverty-stricken
What is the difference between adverse and averse
averse means opposed or discinclined
agenda
noun
a list or program of things to be done or acted upon
Synoyms: docket
Heliport
Helicopter and Airport
airport or landing place for helicopters
agile
adjective
swift and light in action, movement or thought
Synoyms: nimble, brisk, supple, lithe, spry
Antonyms: torpid, lethargic
whats is the singurlar form of agenda
agendum
aggregate
noun verb and adjective
noun, the total amount or sum total of the individual parts
verb, to gather or to merge in to one single whole;to amount to
adjective, total,collective
Synoyms:mass, assemlage, amalgamation, conglomeration
Antonyms: amalgamate, consolidate, net, composite
Telethon
Television and Marathon
a very long television program
Live high off the hog
rich
Simulcast
Simultaneous and Broadcast
same program on the radio and television
What are the three types of analogies
A means the same as B; C means the same as D
A means the opposite of B; Cmeans the opposite of D
A is an example of B; Cis an example of D
Sitcom
Situation and Comedy
Smog
Smoke and Fog
fog or haze intesified by smoke or other pollutant in the air
what does the from agilis mean
busy;active
Infomecial
Information Commercial
advertising film which promotes a product
Telecast
Telivision and Broadcast
Cablegram
Cable and Telegram
a telegraph message set by cable
whats does the from agere mean
do
how is aesthetic also spelled
e-s-t-h-e-t-i-c
Devil's advocate
a person who expresses a contentious opinion in order to provoke debates or test the strength of the opposing argument
Guesstimate
Guess and Estimate
estimated guess
what does the form ad mean
to