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An intense dislike

Antipathy

1

An exact opposite; an opposite extreme

Antithesis

2

Playful, teasing talk

Badinage

3

Common, ordinary

Banal

4

Overly decorated

Baroque

5

A showy useless thing

Bauble

6

A noisy uproar; a scene of wild confusion

Bedlam

7

To deceive; to charm; to enchant

Beguile

8

To overwhelm; to surround and attack

Besiege

9

To make dirty; to stain

Besmirch

10

Savage, brutal

Bestial

11

Bad tempered; cross

Bilious

12

To whiten

Blanch

13

Mild, tasteless, dull

Bland

14

Flattery

Blandishment