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What is the definition of adverse

Unfavorable,antagonistic,unlucky,harmful

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What is the definition of affable?

Friendly, easy to approach

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What is the definition of affinity?

Fondness, liking; similarity

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What is the definition of bilk?

To swindle or cheat

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What is the definition of clichéd?

Overused, trite

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What is the synonym of coalesce?

To amalgamate, associate, combine

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What is the synonym of denounce

To deplore, criticized, scorn

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What is the synonym of depict?

To characterize, draw, portray

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What is the synonym of exacerbate?

To aggravate, inflame, worsen

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What is the synonym of flounder?

To struggle, fumble, flail

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What is the antonym of adverse?

Beneficial, helpful, positive

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What is the antonym of affable?

Aloof, reserved, unfriendly

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What is the antonym of affinity?

Aversion, antipathy, hatred

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What is the antonym of bilk

To pay, compensate, remunerate

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What is the antonym of clichéd

Original, new, innovative

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What is the definition of coalesce

To unite or come together

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What is the definition of denounce

To condemn openly or accuse formally

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What is the definition of depict?

To draw, portray

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What is the definition of exacerbate?

To make worse, to aggravate

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What is the definition of flounder

To struggle awkwardly

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What is the synonym of adverse?

Disadvantageous, unfortunate, negative

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What is the synonym of affable?

Amiable, amicable, cordial

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What is the synonym of affinity?

Fondness, liking, predilection

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What is the synonym of bilk

To con, deceive, defraud

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What is the synonym of clichéd?

Banal, hackneyed, trite

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What is the antonym of coalesce

To divide, sequester, seperate

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what is the antonym of denounce?

To affirm, endorse, uphold

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What is the antonym of depict?

To distort, confuse, misrepresent

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What is the antonym of exacerbate?

To ameliorate, appease, assuage

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What is the antonym of flounder?

To succeed, achieve, flourish