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to run off and hide
abscond
bolt, make off, skip town
[n] approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an increase;
[v] to get at; obtain
access
[s] entry, admittance, entree
[a] total exclusion
a lack of government and law; confusion
anarchy
[s] chaos, disorder, turmoil, pandemonium
[a] law and order, peace and quiet
hard to do, requiring much effort
arduous
[s] hard, difficult, laborious, fatiguing
[a] easy, simple, effortless
favorable; fortunate
auspicious
[s] promising, encouraging, propitous
[a] ill-omened, ominous, sisnister
favoring one side unduly; prejudiced
biased
[s] unfair, partial, bigoted
[a] fair, impartial, unprejudiced, just
to overcome with fear, intimidate; dishearten, discourage
daunt
[s]dismay, cow
[a] encourage, embolden, reassure
to free from tangles or complications
disentangle
[s] unravel, unwind, unscramble, unsnarl
[a] tangle up, ensnarl, snag
determined in advance by destiny or fortune
fated
[s] destined, preordained, doomed
[a] accidental, fortuitious, chance, random
to mislead by a trick, deceive
hoodwink
[s] dupe, put one over
[a] undeceive, disabuse, clue in
not having life; without energy or spirit
inanimate
[s] lifeless, dead, inert, spiritless
[a] living, alive, energetic, lively, sprightly
to burn to ashes
incinerate
burn up, cremate, reduce to ashes
very brave, fearless, unshakable
intrepid
[s]valiant, courageous, audacious, daring
[a]timid, cowardly, craven, pusillanimous
theft
larceny
stealing, robbery, burglary
bending easily, easily influenced
pliant
[s] supple, flexible, elastic, plastic
[a] rigid, stiff, inflexible, set in stone
overly self-important in speech and manner, excessively stately or ceremonius
pompous
[s] pretentious, highfalutin, bombastic
[a] unpretentious, unaffected, plain
a very steep cliff, the brink or edge of disaster
precipice
[s] cliff, crag, bluff, promontory, ledge
[a] abyss, chasm, gorge
to make right, correct
rectify
[s] remedy, set right
[a] mess up, botch, bungle
[n] a temporary relief or delay
[v] to grant a postponement
reprieve
[s] (n)stay, respite, (v)postpone, delay
[a] (v)proceed
to attack with words, call bad names
revile
[s] inveigh against, malign, vilify, denounce
[a] praise, acclaim, revere, idolize