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(adj) not usual, not typical, strange

Syn:Freakish, unnatural, irregular, anomalous

Ant: normal, usual, regular, typical
Abnormal
(v)to turn bottom side up, upset

Syn: overturn, upend, tip over
Ant: remain upright
Capsize
(n) a large-scale disaster, misfortune, or failure

Syn: calamity, tragedy, cataclysm
Ant: triumph, victory, success
Catastrophe
(v) to become or make less; (n) a lessening

Syn: lessen, reduce, dwindle, diminish
Ant: increase, grow, delevole, wax
Decrease
(adj) inclined to argue or debate; provoking debate

Syn: argumentative, quarrelsome, contentios
Ant: nonargumentative, peaceable, pacific
Desputatious
(v) to drive or throw out, evict

Syn: oust, expel, kick out
Ant: admit, let in, insert
Eject
(v) to grow, thrive, be prosperous, to wave in the air; (n) a dramatic gesture, a fanfare of horns

Syn: prosper, burgeon, increase
Ant: wither, die, fade, shrivel up
Flourish
(n) a reason for doing something; something that stimulates action.

Syn: stimulus, spur, motive, inducement
Ant: curb, check, restraint, hindrance
Incentive
(adj) disobedient, rebellious

Syn: defiant, unruly, mutinous
Ant: obedient, submissive, docile, tractable
Insubordinate
(adj) easily read

Syn: readable, clear, decipherable
Ant: unreadable, indecipherable
Legible
(n) the central point or heart of a matter; a knob

Syn: corem kernal, nucleus, crux
Ant: fringe, periphery, edge
Nub
(n) a violent attack, a sudden rish of something

Syn: assualt, charge, foray, onset
Onslaught
(v) to establish by law, to order or command, to appoint as a priest or minister, to destine

Syn: anoint, consecrate, enact, decree
Ant: forbid, veto, cancel
Ordain
(v) to get ahead of, do better than , exceed

Syn: outdo, outperform, outdistance, surpass
Ant: trail, lag behind
Outstrip
(v) to spread throughout

Syn: saturate, permeate, diffuse, imbue
Pervade
(adj) cautious, careful, showing good sense

Syn: wary, sensible, judicious
Ant: foolish, unwise, rash, reckless
Prudent
(v) to put out, extinguish, end

Syn:douse, stiffle, slake
Ant: ignite, kindle
Quench
(n) a small part remaining behind

Syn: remainder, residue, leftover, fragment
Remnant
(adj) happening or existing at the same time

Syn: occuring at the same time, concurrent
Ant: occuring at different time
Simultaneous
(v) to turn aside sharply; (n) a sharp or sudden turn

Syn (v) veer, digress, sheer off
Swerve