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(v.)to make shorter
abridge
(n.)a follower, supporter; (adj.)attached, sticking to
adherent
(n.)an angry argument
altercation
(adj.)resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beautiful, round, or chubby face; sweet and innocent
cherubic
(v.)to pardon or overlook
condone
(v.)to disagree;
(n.)disagreement
dissent
(adj.)famous, outstanding, distinguished; projecting
eminent
(v.)to drive out by magic; to dispose of something troublesome, menacing, or oppressive
exorcise
(v.)to make, manufacture; to make up, invent
fabricate
(adj.)angry
irate
(n.)a raider, plunderer
marauder
(n.)excessive fatness
obesity
(n.)an extremely poor person
pauper
(v.)to steal in small quantities
pilfer
(n.)a split, break, breach
rift
(n.)a likeness; an outward appearance; an apparition
semblance
(v.)to overcome, rise above
surmount
(v.)to bring to an end
terminate
(adj.)commonplace; overused, stale
trite
(v.)to seize and hold a position by force or without right
usurp
SYNONYMS:
shorten, condense, abbreviate
abridge
SYNONYM:
(n.)disciple
adherent
SYNONYMS:
quarrel, dispute, squabble
altercation
SYNONYMS:
angelic, seraphic, beatific
cherubic
SYNONYMS:
ignore, wink at, turn a blind eye to
condone
SYNONYMS:
(v.)differ, dispute
dissent
SYNONYMS:
illustrious, renowned
eminent
SYNONYMS:
expel, dispel
exorcise
SYNONYMS:
put together, devise, contrive, concoct
fabricate
SYNONYMS:
incensed, infuriated, enraged, livid
irate
SYNONYMS:
looter, pirate, freebooter
marauder
SYNONYMS:
serious overweight, extreme corpulence
obesity
SYNONYM:
destitute person
pauper
SYNONYMS:
filch, rob, swipe, purloin
pilfer
SYNONYMS:
crack, fissure, gap, cleft
rift
SYNONYMS:
appearance, air, aura, veneer, facade
semblance
SYNONYMS:
conquer, triumph over
surmount
SYNONYMS:
conclude, finish, discontinue
terminate
SYNONYMS:
banal, hackneyed, corny
trite
SYNONYMS:
seize illegally, commandeer, supplant
usurp
ANTONYMS:
expand, enlarge, augment
abridge
ANTONYMS:
(n.)opponent, adversary, critic, detractor
adherent
ANTONYMS:
agreement, accord
altercation
ANTONYMS:
impish, devilish, diabolic, fiendish
cherubic
ANTONYMS:
censure, condemn, disapprove, deprecate
condone
ANTONYMS:
(v.)agree, concur
(n.)unanimity, harmony
dissent
ANTONYMS:
obscure, nameless, unsung, lowly, humble
eminent
ANTONYMS:
take apart, undo, destroy, demolish
fabricate
ANTONYMS:
calm, composed, cool, unruffled
irate
ANTONYMS:
emaciation, gauntness, scrawniness
obesity
ANTONYMS:
millionaire, tycoon
pauper
ANTONYMS:
reconciliation
rift
ANTONYMS:
dissimilarity, contrast, total lack
semblance
ANTONYMS:
be vanquished, be defeated, succumb to
surmount
ANTONYMS:
begin, commence, initiate
terminate
ANTONYMS:
original, novel, fresh, innovative
trite