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(v) to assign or distribute in shares or portions

syn; apportion, parcel out, allocate
allot
(v) to bring together, collect, gather, especia.ly for one self; to come together, assemble.

syn; accumulate pile up garner
ant. scatter disspate squander
amass
(adj) bold, adventerous, recklessly daring

syn; enterprising, brave
ant. timid cowardly
audacious
(v) to yield to a request or command

syn; submit to, consent to, acquiesexe in
ant. reject, refuse, decline
comply
(adj) not having or using, lacking
syn; wanting , bereft
ant. full, teeming, abounding
devoid
n- the choice part of a group of people or things; adj. superior

syn; cream of the crop upper crust
ant; rank and file, dregs of society
elite
(n) an iron hook used to grab and hold. (v) to come to grips with, wrestle or fight with.

syn: v. tackle, confront, struggle with
grapple
(v) to deprive of strength or ability;to make legally ineligible
syn; disable, debilitate, paralyze, cripple
ant. rehabilitate, restore
incapacitate
(v) to urge onl; to stire up, provoke, start, incite
ant. stop, quell, squelch, quash
instigate
(v) long life, long duration,length of life
ant, brevity, transience
lonevity
adj in very great numbers, n) a very great number
syn. a . innumerable countless
ant. a. few. scant. sparse
myriad
(n) a point of view or general standpoint from which diferent things are viewed , physically or mentally; the appearance to eyey of various objects at a given time , place, or distance.

viewpoint, sense of proportion
perspective
(v) to trouble, make uneasy, to distrub greatly, to throw into confusion.
upset agitate anger irritate.
ant. delight. gladden, please
perturb
adj immense, extraordinary in bulk, size or degree
syn: gigantic, tremendous, astoudning.
ant. puny, minuscule, insignificant
prodigious
adj. connected with or related to the matter at hand.
syn; pertinent,germane,applicable
ant. unconnected, extraneous
relevant
adj. extremly nervous and easily frightened; shy or timid; extremly cautiois; unstable, undependable.

syn. jumoy,capricious, fickle
ant. bold reckless unflappleable
skittish
n. a rope or chain used to fasten omething to a fixed object; the outer limit of strength or resources v. to fasten with a rope or chain.
syn. tie up, chain up, leash
any. untie let loose
tether
n. a soudnig together; agreement or accord
syn. harmony, concord, assent
unison
v. to compete ; to strive for victory or superiority
syn; contend, rivial
vie
adj. stubbornuly self willed; done on purpose, deliberate.
syn. headstrong, obstinate, premeditated.
ant. docile, obedient, tractable
willfull