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allocate
(v)to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute.
s:allot a:put together
ardent
(adj)very enthusiastic, impassioned.
s:intense a:indifferent
assiduous
(adj)persistent, attentive, diligent.
s:industrious a:lazy
brash
(adj)prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent.
s:rash a:cautious
capricious
(adj)subject to whims or passing fancies.
s:impulsive a:constant
chastise
(v)to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction; to scold severely.
s:discipline a:reward
copious
(adj)abundant; plentiful; wordy, verbose.
s:bountiful a:scanty
deviate
(v)to turn aside; to stray from a norm; (n)one who departs from a norm; (adj)differing from a norm, heterodox, unconventional.
s:(v)swerve a:(v)abide by
emaciated
(adj, part)unnaturally thin.
s:shriveled a:fat
exult
(v)to rejoice greatly.
s:revel a:sulk
gnarled
(adj)knotted, twisted, lumpy.
s:knotty a:straight
indemnity
(n)a payment for damage or loss.
s:restitution a:no money
inkling
(n)a hint; a vague notion.
s:clue a:obvious statement
limpid
(adj)clear, transparent; readily understood.
s:lucid a:opaque
omnipotent
(adj)almighty, having unlimited power or authority.
s:all-powerful a:powerless
palatable
(adj)agreeable to trhe taste or one's sensibilities; suitable for consumption.
s:edible a:inedible
poignant
(adj)deeply affecting, touching; keen or sharp in taste or smell.
s:bittersweet a:unaffecting
rancor
(n)bitter resentment or ill-will.
s:enmity a:amity
sophomoric
(adj)immature and overconfident; conceited.
s:superficial a:mature
spontaneous
(adj)arising naturally; not planned or engineered in advance.
s:unpremeditated a:premeditated