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Alter

change, modify

2

Apparel

attire, dress, garb

3

Distort

misrepresent, misstate, garble

4

Farce

Mockery, burlesque

5

Fickle

inconstant, capricious

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Flimsy

weak, inadequate, thin

7

Harbinger

forerunner, precursor, herald

8

Interpret

explain, construe

9

Intimate

hint, suggest, imply

10

Irrelevant

incapplicable, extraneous

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Lucrative

moneymaking, profitable, gainful

12

Malign

vilify, defame, slander

13

Monumental

huge, massive, immense

14

Negligible

slight, trifling, inconsequential

15

Ogre

monster, fiend, tyrant, despot

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Prestige

influence, status, reputation

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Quiver

tremble, shiver, shudder

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Rout

overwhelm, conquer

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Sage

scholar, philosopher

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Weird

strange, fantastic, bizarre