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austere
syn: forbidding, rigorous, puritanical, ascetic, unadorned, subdued

ant: mild, indulgent, luxurious, flamboyant
beneficent
syn: humanitarian, magnanimous, charitable

ant: selfish, cruel, harmful, deleterious
cadaverous
syn: corpselike, wasted, haggard, emaciated, ghastly

ant: robust, portly, rosy, the picture of health
concoct
syn: create, fashion, rustle up
crass
syn: crude, vulgar, tasteless, oafish, obtuse

ant: refined, elegant, tasteful, polished, brilliant
debase
syn: cheapen, corrupt, demean, depreciate

ant: elevate, uplift, improve, enhance
desecrate
syn: profane, defile, violate

ant: revere, honor, venerate, consecrate
disconcert
syn: upset, rattle, ruffle, faze, perturb
grandiose
syn: majestic, bombastic, highfalutin

ant: simple, modest, unaffected, humble
inconsequential
syn: trivial, negligible, petty, paltry

ant: important, esssential, crucial, vital
infraction
syn: violation, transgression, breach, offense
mitigate
syn: lessen, relieve, alleviate, diminish

ant: aggravate, intensify, irritate, exacerbate
pillage
syn: (v) ravage, sack, loot; (n) booty
prate
syn: chatter, prattle, blab, blabber, palaver

ant: come to the point, not waste words
punctilious
syn: precise, scrupulous, exacting, fussy, finicky

ant: careless, negligigent, lax, perfunctory
redoubtable
syn: formidable, fearsome, awesome, august

ant: laughable, risible, contemptible
reprove
syn: chide, chastise, upbraid, reproach

ant: praise, commend, laud, pat on the back
restitution
syn: compensation, reimbursement, redress, restoration
stalwart
syn: (adj) sturdy, stout, intrepid, valiant; (n) mainstay

ant: (adj) weak, infirm, irresolute, vacillating
vulnerable
syn: defenseless, exposed, unguarded

ant: invincible, protected, safe, secure