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sanction
(n) syn –endorsement ant- interdiction
sanctify
(v) syn-consecrate; bless ant-none
scan
(v) syn-browse ant-none
scapegoat
(n) syn-fall guy; patsy ant-none
scion
(n) syn-descendant; offshoot ant-none
scruple
(n) syn-qualm; conscience ant- none
secluded
(adj) syn-cloistered; isolated ant- communal
sedate
(adj) syn- solemn; serious ant-airy; flighty
sequence
(n) syn-order; arrangement ant-disorder
serene
(adj) syn-tranquil; calm ant- agitated
shank
(n) def-upper part of the leg in an animal or a home made knife
short-lived
(adj) syn-transient ant-age long
silhouette
(n) syn-outline ant-none
skeptical
(adj) syn-incredulous; unbelieving ant-faithful; believing
snob
(n) syn-high hat; ant- none
snub
(v) syn-ostracize ant-none
sojourn
(v) syn- visit ant-none
somber
(adj) syn-gloomy; dark ant-bright; cheerful
souvenir
(n) syn-memento; keepsake ant-none
sparse
(adj) syn-meager; scant ant-plentiful
spasm
(n) def- an involuntary and abnormal muscular contraction
specific
(adj) syn-special; distinctive ant-vague
speculate
(v) syn-reflect; think ant-none
spendthrift
(n) syn-high roller; squanderer ant-miser
sponsor
(n) patron; backer ant-none
spontaneous
(adj) syn-impulsive; unprompted ant-planned; premeditated
sporadic
(adj) syn-fitful; infrequent ant-regular
stable
(adj) syn-steady; constant ant-unsteady
stalwart
(adj) syn-tenacious; strong ant- weak
stark
(adj) syn-empty; void; utter ant-none
stationary
(adj) syn- immobile; static ant- moveable; moving
stealthy
(adj) syn- clandestine; secret ant- blatant; open
sterling
(adj) syn- honorable; exceptional; pure ant- mediocre
stoical
(adj) def- not showing or affected by passion or feeling
strenuous
(adj) syn-vigorous; energetic ant- effortless
stupor
(n) syn-lethargy; apathy ant- vigor
subside
(v)syn- abate; slacken ant- revive; increase
subsist
(v) syn-exist; live
substantial
(adj) syn- important; considerable ant- insignificant; unsubstantial
succumb
(v) syn-yield; capitulate ant- withstand; resist
supernatural
(adj) syn- miraculous; unearthly
supervise
(v) syn- overlook; oversee
surmount
(v) syn- overcome; conquer
swarthy
(adj) syn- dark-skinned; brunet
sylvan
(adj) def-of or relating to woods or forest; wooded
tact
(n) syn- diplomacy; poise ant abruptness
talon
(n) def-the claw of an animal, esp. a bird of prey
tarnish
(v) syn- taint; dull ant-clean
tedious
(adj) syn- irksome ant-absorbing
tense
(adj) syn- taut; edgy ant-relaxed
tepid
(adj) syn- lukewarm ant-cold; or heated
thwart
(v) syn-frustrate ant-aid; encourage
timely
(adj) syn- favorable; opportune ant-untimely; ill-timed
tolerant
(adj) syn- liberal; open-minded ant-narrow-minded
tumult
(n) syn- commotion; clamor ant-lull; hush
turbulent
(adj) syn- unruly; wild; disorderly ant-controlled
twit
(v) syn- ridicule; deride ant- none
unaware
(adj) syn- ignorant; uninformed ant-aware
uncouth
(adj) syn-strange; crude; rude ant-sophisticated
undoing
(n) syn- downfall; destruction ant-none