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What is the definition of acrid?

Harsh, bitter, sour

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What is the definition of adage?

Old saying or proverb

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What is the definition of addendum?

An addition

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What is the definition of belligerent?

Aggressive, hostile, war-like

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What is the definition of circuitous?

Roundabout, indirect

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What is the synonym of circumscribe?

To confine, define, delineate

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What is the synonym of defunct?

Outmoded, worn out, antiquated

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What is the synonym of degrade

To debase, demean, denigrate

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What is the synonym in exacting?

Fastidious, meticulous, scrupulous

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What is the synonym of fitful?

erratic, spasmodic, irregular

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What is the antonym of acrid?

Gentle, soothing, sweet

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What is they antonym of adage?

Neologism, new phrase, original saying

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What is the antonym of addendum?

Abridgement, abbreviation, curtailment

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What is the antonym of belligerent?

Placid, serene, peaceful

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What is the antonym of circuitous?

Direct, straight, obvious

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What is the definition of circumscribe?

To give limits to, to trace a line around

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What is the definition of defunct?

Dead, no longer in existence or operation

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What is the definition of degrade?

To dishonor or to reduce in value?

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What is the definition of exacting?

Requiring much care and accuracy, demanding

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What is the definition of fitful?

Intermittent, irregular

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What is the synonym of acrid?

Caustic, stinging, pungent

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What is the synonym of adage?

Maxim, proverb, axiom

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What is he synonym of addendum

Enlargement, augmentation, supplement

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What is the synonym of belligerent

Antagonistic, bellicose, hostile

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What is the synonym of circuitous?

Oblique, meandering, circular

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What is the antonym of circumscribe?

expand, free, unfetter

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What is the antonym of defunct?

Viable, operating, surviving

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What is the antonym of degrade?

To elevate, honor, laud

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What is the antonym of exacting?

Indifferent, cursory, perfunctory

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What is the antonym of fitful?

Constant, regular, steady