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skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
syn: clever, deft, dexterous
adroit
treachery, deceitfulness
syn:fraud, double dealing,chicanery
duplicity
danger
syn:risk, hazard, peril
ant:safety, security
jeopardy
peacable, friendly
syn:congenial, neighborly, cordial
ant:hostile,antagonistic
amicable
to praise extravagantly
syn: glorify, applaud,acclaim,hail
ant: criticize,belittle,disparage
extol
extremely careful; particular about details
syn: fastidious,painstaking,fussy
ant: careless,negligent,sloppy
meticulous
having a deep seated distaste;opposed, unwilling
syn: disinclined, loath
ant: favorably disposed, eager, keen
averse
possible, able to be done
syn: workable,practible, viable
ant: unworkable, impractical
feasible
a longing for something in the past; homesickness
nostalgia
given to fighting,warlike;combative, aggressive; or at war, one engaged in war
syn: assertive, truculent,pugnacious
ant: peaceful,conciliatory,placid
belligerent
a wry face, facial distortion; to make a wry face
syn: pained expression, facial contortion
ant: smile, grin, (v) beam
grimace
the purest essence or form of something; the most typical example
syn: paragon, exemplar
quintessence
kindly, charitable
syn: benign, well-meaning
ant: malicious,spiteful,malevolent
benevolent
a large scale destruction, especially by fire; a vast slaughter; a burnt offering
syn: conflaguration,devastation,annihilation
ant: deluge, inundation
holocaust
to move backward;to return to an earlier condition
syn: revert,degenerate, decline
ant: advance,evolve,progress
retrogress
hasty, not thorough
syn: quick, superficial, perfunctory
ant: thorough,painstaking,careful
cursory
not affected or hurt by; admitting of no passage or entrance
syn: impenetrable, resistant, proof against
ant: porous, permeable,vulnerable
impervious
to examine closely
syn: inspect, pore over
ant: skim,scan,glance at
scrutinize
a moving force,impulse, stimulus
syn: impulse, incentive, spur
ant: curb,hindrance,impediment,constraint
impetus
lukewarm;unenthusiastic, marked by an absence of interest
syn: insipid,halfhearted,wishy washy
ant: heated,excited,enthusiastic
tepid