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What is the definition of ambivalence

Attitude of uncertainty; conflicting emotions

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What is the definition of ameliorate?

To improve

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What is the definition of amorphous?

Lacking shape or definition

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What is the definition of convalescence?

A period of recovery from sickness

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What is the definition of convivial

Sociable; festive

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What is the synonym of deride?

To jeer, mock, ridicule

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What is the synonym of diminutive

Undersized, tiny, compact

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What is the synonym of exuberant

Effervescent, exhilarated, vivacious

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What is the antonym of ambivalence?

Certainty, decisiveness, assurance

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What is the antonym of ameliorate?

To aggravate, exacerbate, worsen

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What is the antonym of amorphous?

Defined, discrete, distinctive

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What is the antonym of convalescence?

Health, vitality, robustness

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What is the antonym of convivial?

Antisocial, reserved, cold

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What is the definition of deride?

To ridicule, to mock

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What is the definition of diminutive?

Little

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What is the definition of exuberant?

High spirited, lively

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What is then definition of frivolous?

Trivial, silly

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What is the definition of frugal?

Thrifty

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What is the synonym of frivolous?

Shallow, unimportant, insignificant

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What is the synonym of frugal?

Miserly, parsimonious, thrifty

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What is the synonym of ambivalence?

Indecision, irresolution, uncertainty

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What is the synonym of ameliorate?

To better, improve, mitigate

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What is the synonym of amorphous?

Formless, nebulous, ambiguous

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What is the synonym of convalescence?

Recovery, healing, strengthening

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What is the synonym of convivial?

Gregarious, extroverted, welcoming

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What is the antonym of deride

To commend, compliment, esteem

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What is the antonym of diminutive?

Huge, enormous, gigantic

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What is the antonym of exuberant?

Melancholy, morose, glum

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What is the antonym of frivolous?

Serious, ponderous, weighty

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What is the antonym of frugal?

Profligate, extravagant, spend thrift