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Flashcards in SLoB Chapters 1-9 Vocab Deck (23):
1

Imbecile

A stupid person; stupid; idiotic
Synonym: Asinine
Antonym: Smart

2

Carousing

To make merry, often with alcohol
Synonym: Booze; Frolic
Antonym: Grieve

3

Oblivious

Unaware; ignorant
Synonym: Absent
Antonym: Aware

4

Unperturbed

Unruffled
Synonym: Calm
Antonym: Anxious

5

Brazen

Bold; without shame
Synonym: Audacious
Antonym: Meek

6

Beseeching

Begging
Synonym: Implore
Antonym: Give

7

Pious

Devoutly religious
Synonym: Spiritual
Antonym: Atheist

8

Blaspheme

Curse
Synonym: Swear
Antonym: Godliness

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Ambitious

Having or showing a strong desire or determination to succeed
Synonym: Arden
Antonym: Lazy

10

Oblivious

Not aware of or not concerned about what is happening around one
Synonym: absent
Antonym: aware

11

Crevice

Crack
Synonym: Cranny
Antonym: Closing

12

Consignment

Entrusting
Synonym: Assignment
Antonym: Detention

13

Solace

Comfort; peace
Synonym: alleviation
Antonym: discord

14

Speculating

Thinking deeply; theorizing
Synonym: brainstorm
Antonym: neglect

15

Consternation

Feeling of anxiety or dismay at unexpected things.
Synonym: alarm
Antonym: satisfaction

16

Meander

Wander; zig-zag
Synonym: extravagate, be all over the map
Antonym: go direct

17

Naïve

Childlike; trusting
Synonym: gullible
Antonym: experienced

18

Unassuming

Shy
Synonym: backward
Antonym: presumptuous

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Bristled

Upset; excited
Synonym: be angry
Antonym: be calm

20

Righteous

Morally right; justifiable
Synonym: angelic
Antonym: sinful

21

Indignation

Anger
Synonym: exasperation
Antonym: glee

22

Eclectic

Comprehensive; general
Synonym: broad
Antonym: narrow

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Presumptuous

Failing to observe the limits of what is permitted or appropriate.
Synonym: Brazen
Antonym: Humble