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abduct
ab(duct)
(v) to kidnap carry off by force.
Syn: seize, snatch
ambiguous
am(big)uous
(adj)not clear, having two or more possible meanings.
Syn - vague, uncertain, unclear, equivocal
Ant - obvious, plain, clear, unequivocal
balk
(balk)
(v)stop short and refuse to go on, to refuse abruptly. To prevent from happening.
(n)an illegal motion made by a pitcher
Syn - resist, hesitate, block
compact
com(pact)
(com)pact
(adj)closely and firmly pacted together, small
(v)to squeeze together
(n)an greement between parties, a small case containing a mirror and face powder, a small car
(syn)dents, compress
(ant)oversize, enormous, humongous, bulky
confer
con(fer)
(v)to consult, talk over, exchange options, to present as a gift, favor or honor
(syn)deliberate, award, bestow
(ant)withdraw, take away, withhold, deny
earmark
(ear)mark
(v)to set aside for a special purpose, to mark an animals ear for identification.
(n)an identifying mark or feature.
(syn)reserve, trait, attribute
frigid
(frig)id
(adj)extremely cold, lacking in warmth or feeling
(syn)freezing, unresponsive
(ant)hot, balmy torrid, warm, friendly
implement
(im)plement
(n)an instrument, tool
(v)to put into effect
(syn)device, utensil, fulfill, accomplish, achieve, apply, carry out
incalculable
in(cal)culable
(adj)too good to be counted, unpredicable, uncertain
(syn)countless, measureless
(ant)measurable, countable, preditable
indisputable
indis(put)able
(adj)beyond quesion or argument, definitely true
(syn)irrefutable, undeniable, incontestable, inarguable
(ant)questionable, debatable, arguable