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Flashcards in #15 ANTS and SYNS Deck (39):
1

reluctant, unwilling, averse, tepid

ANTS for zealous

2

loquacious, garrulous, long-winded, prolix

SYNS for voluble

3

uncommunicative, reticent, terse

ANTS for voluble

4

emphatic, vigorous, impassioned

SYNS for vehement

5

apathetic, lukewarm, subdued, muted

ANTS for vehement

6

groggy, soporific

SYNS for somnolent

7

alert, lively, wide-awake, stimulating

ANTS for somnolent

8

delectable, flavorful, aromatic, piquant

SYNS for savory

9

distasteful, unpalatable, malodorous, stimulating

ANTS for savory

10

taciturn, closemouthed, tight-lipped

SYNS for reticent

11

talkative, garrulous, voluble, long-winded

ANTS for reticent

12

subdue, curb, stifle, bottle up

SYNS for repress

13

liberate, set loose, provoke, excite

ANTS for repress

14

repudiate, disown, abdicate

SYNS for renounce

15

retain, secure, affirm, assent, aver

ANTS for renounce

16

open-minded, tolerant, amenable

SYNS for receptive

17

narrow-minded, intolerant, hidebound

ANTS for receptive

18

boisterous, clamorous, strident

SYNS for raucous

19

placid, tranquil, peaceful, serene, pastoral

ANTS for raucous

20

chaos, bedlam, three-ring circus

SYNS for pandemonium

21

order, calm, tranquillity, peace, repose

ANTS for pandemonium

22

fantastic, outlandish, ugly, deformed

SYNS for grotesque

23

appealing, attractive, comely

ANTS for grotesque

24

row, altercation, rhubarb, brouhaha

SYNS for fracas

25

agreement, accord, unanimity, harmony

ANTS for fracas

26

elucidate, untangle, spell out

SYNS for explicate

27

confuse, bewilder, obscure, obfuscate

ANTS for explicate

28

vilification, calumny,

defamation

29

salute, tribute

ANTS for defamation

30

agree, assent, ratify, sanction

SYNS for concur

31

disagree, differ, part company

ANTS for concur

32

snug, unconcerned

SYNS for complacent

33

discontented

ANTS for complacent

34

vexation, mortification; abash, mortify

SYNS for chagrin

35

jubilation, exultation, triumph; exult, delight

ANTS for chagrin

36

accustom, learn the ropes

SYNS for acclimate

37

chafing, grating, rasping, erosive

SYNS for abrasive

38

smooth, polished, satiny, oily

ANTS for abrasive

39

ardent, fervent, devout, dogged, gung ho

SYNS for zealous