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(adj) ready for use, at hand
Synon: obtainable, on hand
available
(verb) to satisfy the needs of, try to make things easy and pleasant; to supply food and service
synon: pamper, indulge, provide
cater
(adj) usual, expected, routine
Synon: regular, normal, traditional
customary
(verb) to persuade someone not to do something
Synon: discourage, talk out of
dissuade
(noun) a person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business
synon: businessperson, impresario
entrepreneur
(noun) a piece of burning wood; a troublemaker; an extremely energetic or emotional person
synon: hothead, agitator, rabble-rouser
firebrand
(noun) risk;peril (verb) to expose to danger or harm; to gamble
synon: (noun) danger; (verb) venture
hazard
(noun)the killing of one person by another
synon: murder, manslaughter
homicide
(noun) a lack of interest or concern
synon: apathy, unconcern
indifference
(adj) filled with resentment or anger over something unjust, unworthy, or mean
synon: offended, resentful, outraged
indignant
(adj) absolutely necessary, not to be neglected
synon: essential, crucial, vital
indispensable
(verb) to apply oil or grease; to make smooth, slippery, or easier to use
synon: oil, grease
lubricate
(adj) shared, felt, or shown equally by two or more
synon: two-sided, joint, shared, reciprocal
mutual
(verb) to throw a stream of things;to throw one after another; to hurry
synon: bombard, shower; pepper
pelt
(noun) an easily spread disease causing a large number of deaths; a widespread evil; (verb)to annoy, bother
synon: (noun) epidemic (verb) pester
plague
(adj) balanced, suspended; calm, controlled; ready for action
synon: self-confident, ready
poised
(noun) a government in power; a form or system of rule or management; a period of rule
synon: administration, rule
regime
(verb) to make slow, delay, hold back
synon: slow down, restrain, impede
retard
(adj) allowing light to pass through; easily recognized or understood; easily seen through or detected
synon: clear, translucent, obvious
transparent
(adj) wholly unharmed, not injured
synon: unhurt, sound, intact, undamaged
unscathed