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take for granted
Syn.- suppose, presume

Assume

1

having a strong feeling or opposition
Syn.- disinclined, reluctant, loath

Averse

2

feeling no sympathy for others
Syn.- insensitive, hardhearted

Callous

3

capable of being discerned (perceived)
Syn.- distinguishable, observable, perceptible

Discernible

4

of uncertain outcome
Syn.- doubtful, questionable, unpromising

Dubious

5

sudden, intense feeling of joy
Syn.- delight, rapture, bliss

Ecstacy

6

do without
Syn.- renounce, sacrifice

Forgo

7

having a cavity inside; lacking real value
Syn.- empty, vain

Hollow

8

inclined to give in to one's wishes or those of others
Syn.- lenient, tolerant

Indulgent

9

cause something unwelcome to be endured
Syn.- impose, force

Inflict

10

underhanded scheme
Syn.- plot, conspiracy

Intrigue

11

of value too great to measure
Syn.- precious, priceless

Invaluable

12

habitually involving oneself in matters that are not one's concern
Syn.- intrusive, interfering, impertinent

Meddlesome

13

giving, or done with, extreme care to details
Syn.- exact, precise

Meticulous

14

make necessary
Syn.- compel, constrain

Oblige

15

cause to be alarmed or upset
Syn.- disturb, disquietagitate

Perturb

16

negligent in performing a task or duty
Syn.- neglectful, derelict, lax

Remiss

17

deal with successfully; clear up
Syn.- solve, settle

Resolve

18

get back
Syn.- recover, regain, reposses

Retrieve

19

not subject to change
Syn.- dependable, loyal, staunch

Steadfast