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atone POS
verb
atone
to make up for
atone synonyms
expiate, make amends for
bondage POS
noun
bondage
slavery, any state of being bound or held down
bondage synoynms
servitude, captivity, subjection, dependence
credible POS
adj
credible
believable
credible synoynms
plausible, acceptance, likely
credible antonyms
unbelievable, implausible, improbable
defray POS
verb
defray
to pay for
defray synonyms
settle, bear the cost, foot the bill
defray always goes with...
the cost of
dilligent POS
adj
dilligent
hardworking, industrious, not lazy
dilligent synoynms
assiduous, sedulous
dilligent antonyms
lazy, indolent, cursory, perfunctory
doleful POS
adj
doleful
sad, dreary
doleful synonyms
sorrowful, mournful, melancholy, dolorous
doleful antonyms
cheerful, blithe, jaunty, buoyant
ghastly pos
frightful, horrible, deathly pale
ghastly synonyms
dreadful, appalling, gruesome, grisly
ghastly antonyms
pleasant, agreeable, attractive, delightful
hamper POS
verb
hamper
to hold back
hamper synonyms
hinder, obstruct, impede, inhibit
hamper antonyms
facilitate, ease, smooth the way
hew POS
verb
hew
to shape or cut down with an ax, to hold to
hew synoynms
chop, bacj, fell, adhere, conform
impoverished POS
adj
impoverished
poor, in a state of poverty, depleted
impoverished synonyms
poverty-stricken, destitue, indigent
impoverished antonyms
rich, wealthy, affluent, prosperous
incessant POS
adj
incessant
never stopping, going on all the time
incessant synoynms
ceaseless, constant, uninterrupted
incessant antonyms
occasional, sporadic, intermittent
intricate POS
adj
intricate
complicated,, difficult to understand
intricate synonyms
complex, convoluted
intricate amtpmy,s
simple, uninvolved, uncomplicated
lucid POS
adj
lucid
easy to understand, clear, rational, sane
lucid synonyms
limpid, intelligible
lucid antonyms
murky, muddy, obscure, unintelligible
posthumous POS
adj
posthumous
occurring or published after death
posthumous synoynms
postmortem
posthumous antonym
prenatal
posthumous antonym
prenatal
prim POS
adj
prim
overly neat, precise, proper, or formal; prudish
prim synonyms
fussy, fastidious, squeamish
prim antonyms
dowdy, frumpy, sloppy, untidy, loose, lax
sardonic POS
adj
sardonic
grimply or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic
sardonic synoynms
caustic, mordant, acerbic, wry
sardonic antoynms
bland, mild, saccharine, good-natured
superfluous POSD
adj.
superfluous
exceeding what is sufficient or required, excess
superfluous
surplus, supererogatory
superfluous antonyms
necessary, essential, vital, indispensable
superfluous antonyms
necessary, essential, vital, indispensable
supplant POS
verb
supplant
to take the place of, supersede
supplant synoyms
replace, displace, oust
taunt 1 POS
verb
taunt 1
to jeer at, mock
taunt 1 synoynms
ridicule, deride
taunt 1 antonyms
cheer, applaud, acclaim
taunt 2 POS
noun
taunt 2
an insulting or mocking remark
tenacious POS
adj
tenacious
holding fast, holding together firmly, persistent
tenacious synonyms
obstinate, stubborn, dogged
tenacious antonyms
yielding, weak, gentle, lax, slack