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To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
abhor
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
amend
to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with blows; force one's way with difficulty; a slap, blow
buffet
great confusion, disorder
chaos
roomy, spacious
commodious
eating away gradually, acidlike; bitterly sarcastic
corrosive
to see clearly, recognize
discern
still existing; not exterminated, destroyed, or lost
extant
to involve in; to connect with or be related to
implicate
to bury; to consign to oblivion
inter
a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules
martinet
to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
obviate
one who leaves a group; a deserter, outlaw; traitorous; unconventional, unorthodox
renegade
deserving blame or punishment
reprehensible
dark, gloomy; depressed or melancholy in spirit
somber
filthy, wretched, debased
squalid
disorderly, riotous, violent; stormy
turbulent
loud and noisy; compelling attention
vociferous
of great size; numerous; writing or speaking at great length
voluminous
to do without, give up voluntarily; to put off temporarily, defer
waive
cramped, claustrophobic; insufficient
commodious
extinct, defunct, vanished
extant
quiet, soft-spoken; muted, subdued
vociferous
a loyalist, patriot, unswerving adherent
renegade
bright, sunny; lighthearted, cheerful, jaunty
somber
to admire, cherish, respect; to relish
abhor
meat and clean, spruce; exalted, lofty
squalid
to claim, accept; to insist on
waive
to overlook, be blind to
discern
scant, meager; brief, succinct
voluminous
blameless, commendable, meritorious
reprehensible
to unearth, exhume
inter
calm, placid, tranquil, peace and quiet
chaos
to absolve, exculpate, let off the hook
implicate
bland, mild, benign, amiable
corrosive
to perceive, detect, distinguish
discern
objectionable, blameworthy, culpable; odious
reprehensible