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QUIS

Ask, seek, demand

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Inquisitive

Curious; asking many questions

Ant: Uninterested

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Acquisitive

Seeking to get things; greedy

Syn: Demanding Ant: Generous

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Requisition

Act of ordering or demanding something

To make a request or demand

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SPOND/SPOUSE

Pledge, show support for

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Espouse

To support; pledge support to

Syn: Advocate Ant: Criticize

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Correspond

To be similar with; compare to

Syn: Match Ant: Differ

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Despondent

Lacking all hope

Syn: Despairing Ant: Joyful

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ROG

To ask, demand

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Interrogate

To formally question

Syn: Grill

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Derogatory

Insulting; degrading

Syn: Belittling Ant: Complimentary

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Arrogant

Excessively proud; haughty

Syn: Conceited Ant: Humble

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Abrogate

To cancel; to repeal

Syn: Abolish Ant: Ratify

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PREC

Prayer

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Precarious

Threatened or unsafe

Syn: Risky Ant: Safe

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Imprecation

A curse

Ant: A blessing

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Deprecate

To show disapproval of

Syn: Belittle Ant: Praise