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1

expert, master, prodigy, maestro

SYNS for virtuoso

2

amateur, beginner, novice, mediocre

ANTS for virtuoso

3

curative, salutary, salubrious

SYNS for therapeutic

4

harmful, injurious, deleterious

ANTS for therapeutic

5

rift, breach

SYNS for schism

6

united front, reconcilitation

ANTS for schism

7

avarice, cupidity, voraciousness

SYNS for rapacity

8

liberality, generosity, altruism

ANTS for rapacity

9

peculiar, perplexed, mystified, derisive

SYNS for quizzical

10

unequivocal, crystal-clear, unambigiuos

ANTS for quizzical

11

down-to-earth, businesslike

SYNS for pragmatic

12

idealistic, impractical, visionary

ANTS for pragmatic

13

surplus, surfeit, glut, excess

SYNS for plethora

14

shortage, paucity, dearth, scarcity

ANTS for plethora

15

banter, jesting, repartee, badinage

SYNS for persiflage

16

hymn, ode, anthem

SYNS for paean

17

dirge, elegy, lament, threnody

ANTS for paean

18

impostor, quack

SYNS for mountebank

19

sucker, dupe, "mark", "pigeon"

ANTS for mountebank

20

cosmos, entirety

SYNS for macrocosm

21

model, miniature, microcosm

ANTS for macrocosm

22

gap, slot, crevice, interval, lacuna

SYNS for interstice

23

emblem, idol

SYNS for icon

24

on the house, freely

SYNS for gratis

25

for a price

ANTS for gratis

26

gift, aptitude, specialty

SYNS for forte

27

weakness, shortcoming, foible

ANTS for forte

28

island, subgroup

SYNS for enclave

29

dupe, deceive, beguile, inveigle

SYNS for cozen

30

deign

SYNS for condescend

31

censor, purge, expurgate

SYNS for bowdlerize

32

auxiliary, subsidiary, accesory

SYNS for ancillary

33

central, key, primary, principal, main

ANTS for ancillary