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cursory
thorough, painstaking, careful
impetus
curb, hindrance, impediment, constraint
benevolent
malicious, spiteful, malevolent
impervious
porous, permeable, vulnerable
belligerent
peaceful, conciliatory, placid
holocaust
deluge, inundation
averse
favorably disposed, eager, keen
grimace
smile, grin, beam
amicable
hostile, antagonistic
feasible
unworkable, impractical
adroit
clumsy, inept, all thumbs
extol
criticize, belittle, disparage
jeopardy
safety, security
meticulous
careless, negligent, sloppy
retrogress
advance, evolve, progress
scrutinize
skim, scan, glance at
tepid
heated, excited, enthusiastic
adulterate
purify; purge; expurgate
ambidextrous
clumsy; all thumbs; maladroit
augmnet
decrease; diminish
bereft
replete; well provided
dour
cheery; inviting; genial
fortitude
fearfulness; timidity; faintheartedness
gibe
compliment; praise
insidious
frank; ingenuous; aboveboard
opulent
poverty-stricken; wretched; destitue
pliable
rigid; inflexible; recalcitrant
stolid
emotional; oversensitive; high-strung
tentative
definite; conclusive; confirmed
unkempt
well-groomed; tidy; neat; natty
verbatim
paraphrased
warily
recklessly; heedlessly; incautiously
Adversary
friend; ally; supporter; confederate
Alienate
befrined; attract captivate; reconcile
coerce
persuade; cajole
craven
brave; courageous; valiant
delete
insert; add; retain; include
demise
birth; beginning; commencement
exhilarate
discourage; dispirit; dishearten; inhibit
fallow
productive; fertile; prolific
inclement
mild; gentle; balmy; tranquill
negligable
significant; crucial; momentous
perpetuate
discontinue; abolish; abandon
urbane
crude; uncouth; boorish