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Flashcards in Unit 8 Synonyms Deck (20):
1

biting, rancorous, hostile, peevish

acrimonious

2

stolid, dull, slow, stupid

bovine

3

shock, amazement, bewilderment, dismay

consternation

4

overweight, heavy, obese, stout, portly

corpulent

5

disclaim, retract, abjure

disavow

6

unbiased, disinterested, cool, detached

dispassionate

7

strife, discord, contention

dissension

8

disperse, strew, diffuse, waste

dissipate

9

purge, censor, bowdlerize

expurgate

10

dare, provocation, trial, punishment

gauntlet

11

assumed, supposed, conditional

hypothetical

12

inferior, unworthy, sordid

ignoble

13

challenge, deny, dispute, query, question

impugn

14

excessive, extreme, unrestrained, inordinate

intemperate

15

abhorrence, opprobrium, shame, ignominy

odium

16

betrayal, disloyalty, treason

perfidy

17

transfer, consign, demote, exile

relegate

18

nauseated, queasy, delicate, oversensitive, priggish

squeamish

19

secondary, servile, obsequious, useful

subservient

20

vulnerable, receptive, impressionable

susceptible