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Absolve

To free from guilt

S: forgive, pardon


A: obligate, accuse

Deference

Respectful submission or yielding to the judgment

S: consideration, regard


A: dishonor, disregard

Defiantly

Boldly resistant or challenging

S: uncooperative, rebellious


A: cooperative, obedient

Dissenters

One who differs in sentiment or opinion

S: skeptic, objector


A: faithful, loyal

Diurnal

Of relating to a day or each day daily

S: common, everyday


A: temporary, nocturnal

Dogma

An official system of principles or tenets concerning faith, morals, behavior, etc. as a church

S: doctrine, belief


A: unbelief, doubt

Efflorescence

The state or a period of flowering

S: sprouting, blossom


A: wilting, dying

Foible

A minor weakness or failing of character, slight flaw or defect

S: deformity, error


A: perfection, advantage

Irreproachable

Free from blame

S: faultless, innocent


A: poor, tainted

Jurisprudence

The science of philosophy of law

S: act, command


A: transgression, violation

Lithe

Bending readily

S: agile, flexible


A: stiff, brittle

Perfunctory

Performed merely as a routine duty

S: heedless, apathetic


A: careful, thoughtful

Petulantly

Moved to or showing sudden, impatient irratation

S: cranky, irritable


A: cheerful, happy

Nonchalance

The state or quality of having a lack of concern

S: casualness, composure


A: discomposure, agitation

Profusely

Spreading or giving freely and in large amount

S: extravagant, plentiful


A: lacking, scarce