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Flashcards in #6 ANTS and SYNs Deck (39):
1

consent, concur, comply, assent

SYNS for accede

2

demur, balk at

ANTS for accede

3

swing, shake

SYNS for brandish

4

compose, consititute, encompass

SYNS for comprise

5

exclude

ANT for comprise

6

dexterous, adroit, proficient, clever, masterful

SYNS for deft

7

clumsy, awkward, bungling, inept

ANTS for deft

8

wanting, devoid, penniless

SYNS for destitute

9

rich, luxurious, bountiful, full, replete

ANTS for destitute

10

distinct, forthright, unambiguous, clear

SYNS for explicit

11

vague, ambiguous, implied, implicit

ANTS for explicit

12

uproot, eradicate, wipe out, excise

SYNS for extirpate

13

implant, sow, foster, nourish

ANTS for extirpate

14

ill-timed, inconvenient, inappropriate, unsuitable

SYNS for inopportune

15

timely, convenient, felicitous, opportune

ANTS for inopportune

16

incongruous, satiric, sardonic, wry

SYNS for ironic

17

straightforward, unequivocal

ANTS for ironic

18

hackneyed, antiquated

SYNS for musty

19

sweet-smelling, up-to-date, brand-new

ANTS for musty

20

meddlesome, prying, impertinent, obtrusive

SYNS for officious

21

reserved, diffident, timid, aloof

ANTS for officious

22

unpropitious, inauspicious, portentous

SYNS for ominous

23

propitious, auspicious, promising

ANTS for ominous

24

apex, acme, summit, apogee

SYNS for pinnacle

25

nadir, perigee, low point

ANTS for pinnacle

26

preplanned, rehearsed, prearranged

SYNS for premeditated

27

unplanned, spontaneous, impropmtu

ANTS for premeditated

28

widespread, unrestrained, extravagant, prevalent

SYNS for rampant

29

controlled, restrained

ANTS for rampant

30

sooth, reassure, cheerup

SYNS for solace

31

vex, aggravate, upsetr

ANTS for solace

32

grand, magnificent, imposing

SYNS for stately

33

lowly, humble, servile, abject

ANTS for stately

34

flexible, limber, pliable, pliant

SYNS for supple

35

rigid, unbending, hidebound

ANTS for supple

36

subdue, crush, stifle, squ elch, quash, silence

SYNS for suppress

37

provoke, spur, arouse, incite, instigate

ANTS for suppress

38

dishonest, bribable, corruptible, mercenary

SYNS for venal

39

honest, incorruptible, scrupulous

ANTS for venal