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What is the definition of abide?

To put up with, to remain in place

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What is the definition of abominable?

Detestable

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What is the definition of abridge

To condense, shorten

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What is the definition of belie?

To contradict; to misrepresent

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What is definition of candid?

Direct; frank

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What is the synonym of capricious?

Fickle, chimerical, impulsive

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What is the synonym of debunk?

To expose, demystify, unmask

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What is the synonym of decimate?

To annihilate, obliterate, abolish

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What is the synonym of effusive

Demonstrative, ebullient, verbose

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What is the synonym of fiasco

Blunder, debacle, disaster

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What is the synonym of abide?

To live with, bear with, accept

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What is the synonym of abominable?

Detestable, egregious, vile

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What is the synonym of abridge?

To abbreviate, truncate, shorten

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What is the synonym of belie?

To conceal, disguise, mislead

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What is the synonym of candid?

Direct, straight, honest

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What is the antonym of capricious?

Steadfast, immutable, abiding

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What is the antonym of debunk?

To corroborate, affirm, prove

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What is the antonym of decimate?

To salvage, preserve, save

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What is the antonym of effusive?

Laconic, curt, brief

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What is the antonym of fiasco?

Triumph, achievement, success

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What is the antonym of abide?

To oppose, reject, refuse

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What is the antonym of abominable?

Admirable, commendable, laudable

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What is the antonym of abridge?

To lengthen, expand, extend

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What is the antonym of belie?

To reveal, disclose, betray

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What is the antonym of candid?

Deceitful, beguiling, enigmatic

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What is the definition of capricious?

Impulsive, whimsical,

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What is the definition debunk?

To expose falsehood; to discredit

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What is the definition of decimate?

To destroy or kill a significant portion

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What is the definition of effusive?

Pouring forth emotionally, overflowing with emotion

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What is the definition of fiasco?

A complete failure, a blunder