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a person's opinion

point of view

2

understand that sth is true

appreciate sth

SYN: realize sth

3

information learned as a result of research

findings

SYN:results

4

a development in science, technology, human knowledge ect

advance

5

successfully do or complete sth, especially after working hard at it

achieve sth

SYN: accomplish sth

6

keep away from sth

avoid sth

SYN: steer clear of sth

7

give the wrong information about sth/sb so that other people have the wrong impression about them

misrepresent sth/sb

8

change a fact or a idea, so that it is no longer correct or true

distort sth

9

very bad an harmful

disastrous

SYN: catastrophic

10

a sudden event that causes harm, suffering, damage ect

catastrophe

SYN: disaster

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sth you say or write which gibes your opinion or thought

remark

SYN:comment

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express an opinion about sth

comment (on sth)

SYN: remark