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Flashcards in Unit #4 SNYS and ANTS Deck (28):
1

turnabout

SYN for volte-face

2

indicative

SYN for symptomatic

3

droll, ludicrous

SYNS for risible

4

depressing, poignant, heartrending

ANTS for risible

5

expert, authority, savant

SYNS for pundit

6

layman, amateur, dilettante

ANTS for pundit

7

discredit, opprobrium, ignominy, dishonor

SYNS for obloquy

8

praise, acclaim, approbation

ANTS for obloquy

9

reminder, cue

SYNS for mnemonic

10

burning the midnight oil, deep throught

SYNS for lucubration

11

inexpressible, indescribable

SYNS for ineffable

12

rank and file

SYN for hoi polloi

13

aristocracy elite, upper class

ANTS for hoi polloi

14

scope, compass, sweep

SYNS for gamut

15

hoopla, gibberish

SYNS for folderol

16

sense, significance

ANTS for folderol

17

cure-all. nostrum, tonic

SYNS for elixir

18

prophecy, augury

SYNS for divination

19

audacity, bravado, pyrotechnics

SYNS for derring-do

20

cowardice, timidity, poltroonery

ANTS for derring-do

21

deduction, conclusion

SYNS for corollary

22

axiom, postulate, premise

ANTS for corollary

23

allied, affiliated,

relative

SYNS for cognate

24

dissimilar, unrelated

ANTS for cognate

25

choleric, irascible, peevish, splenetic

SYNS for bilious

26

sweet-tempered, genial, pleasant, delightful

ANTS for bilious

27

inclination, penchant

SYNS for affinity

28

distate, aversion

ANTS for affinity