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Add to the speed of
Syn.- hasten; quicken

Accelerate

1

That which follows or results, especially from a disaster
Syn.- consequence; result

Aftermath

2

Characterized by goodwill; not quarrelsome
Syn.- friendly; peaceable; harmonious

Amicable

3

Involving great hardship or exertion
Syn.- laborious; difficult; strenuous

Arduous

4

Worthy of imitation
Syn.- commendable; blameless

Exemplary

5

Treat with contempt; scoff at
Syn.- mock; scorn; insult

Flout

6

Minor flaw in character or behavior
Syn.- fault; frailty; shortcoming

Foible

7

Bring into existence; be the cause of
Syn.- create; beget; produce

Generate

8

Incapable of being fatigued
Syn.- untiring; tireless

Indefatigable

9

Slight indication or suggestion
Syn.- hint; clue

Inkling

10

Unwholesome condition
Syn.- disease; sickness; illness; disorder

Malady

11

General or vague idea
Syn.- impression; conception

Notion

12

Original or striking
Syn.- new; unusual; strange

Novel

13

Something that may be or is chosen
Syn.- choice; alternative

Option

14

Maintain a course of action in spite of difficulties, opposition, or discouragement
Syn.- persist, continue

Persevere

15

Lengthen in duration; draw out;
Syn.- prolong; extend

Protract

16

Pertaining to or characteristic of the country, country life, or country people
Syn.- rustic; pastoral

Rural

17

Take the place of and serve as a substitute
Syn.- replace; supersede

Supplant

18

Person or agency that sells
Syn.- seller; retailer

Vendor

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Hold back; refrain from giving or granting
Syn.- retain; keep; deny

Withhold