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abhor
v. detest, despise, abominate

admire, cherish, respect, relish
amend
v. modify, improve, correct
buffet
v. batter, sock, thump, pummel, toss about
chaos
n. anarchy, turmoil, pandemonium

order, regularity, tranquility
commodious
adj. comfortable, ample, capacious

cramped, claustrophobic, insufficient
corrosive
adj. caustic, mordant, acidulous, spiteful

bland, mild, benign, amiable
discern
v. perceive, detect, distinguish

overlook
extant
adj. surviving, in existence

extinct, defunct, vanished
implicate
v. incriminate, entangle

absolve, exculpate
inter
v. to bury

unearth, exhume
martinet
n. taskmaster, slave driver
obviate
v. preclude, forestall, ward off
renegade
n. turncoat, defector, heretic adj.- traitorous

loyalist, patriot
reprehensible
adj. objectionable, blameworthy, culpable, odious

commendable, blameless, meritorious
somber
adj. mournful, dismal

bright, sunny, lighthearted, cheerful, jaunty
squalid
adj. dingy, sordid, foul, vile, abject

neat, spruce, exalted, lofty
turbulent
adj. tumultous, unruly, agitated

calm, placid, tranquil, still
vociferous
adj. clamorous, uproarous, blustering

quiet, soft-spoken, muted, subdued
voluminous
adj. bulky, massive, copious, plentiful

scant, meager, brief, succinct
waive
v. decline, relinguish, forgo

claim, accept