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Flashcards in Units 4-6 Antonyms Deck (48):
1

normal, regular, customary, typical, ordinary

anomalous

2

endorsement, praise

aspersion

3

normal, typical, ordinary, expected

bizarre

4

tactful, diplomatic

brusque

5

coerce, force

cajole

6

honor, praise, laud

castigate

7

deceive, delude, pull wool over one's eyes

disabuse

8

enthusiasm, liveliness, excitement, intensity

ennui

9

free, liberate, emancipate

fetter

10

excellent, wonderful, splendid

heinous

11

changeable, inconstant, variable, fickle

immutable

12

loyalist, loyal, faithful

insurgent

13

modesty, self-abasement

megalomania

14

open, frank, aboveboard, overt

surreptitious

15

obey, toe the line

transgress

16

preserve, maintain

transmute

17

actual, firsthand

vicarious

18

dependence, subjection

autonomy

19

questionable, dubious

axiomatic

20

hide, conceal, bury

blazon

21

unjust, unfair, one-sided, disproportionate

equitable

22

enmesh, entangle

extricate

23

obey, honor

flout

24

docile, tractable, cooperative

fractious

25

detrimental, deleterious

salutary

26

bland, mild

scathing

27

godsend, boon, blessing

scourge

28

stimulating; stimulant, stimulus

soporific

29

lax, loose, indulgent, permissive, dissolute

straitlaced

30

permanent, imperishable, immortal

transient

31

manageable, easy to handle

unwieldy

32

zesty, spicy, colorful

vapid

33

surly, cantankerous, dour, inhospitable

affable

34

reduce, decrease, diminish

aggrandize

35

definite, well-defined, clear-cut

amorphous

36

legal, lawful, licit

contraband

37

ignorant, uneducated, illiterate

erudite

38

dense, solid, massive

gossamer

39

comprehensible, intelligible, penetrable

inscrutable

40

catholic, cosmopolitan, liberal

insular

41

reversible, changeable

irrevocable

42

natural incapacity or inability

propensity

43

uncomplaining, stoical

querulous

44

avow, affirm, aver

repudiate

45

rigid, stiff, inflexible

resilient

46

decorous, seemly, tasteful, dignified

scurrilous

47

indolent, listless

sedulous

48

superior, first-rate

sleazy