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Flashcards in Units 7-9 Antonyms Deck (49):
1

gentle, warm, mild, cordial

acrimonious

2

sharp, bright, keen, quick

bovine

3

calm, composure, aplomb

consternation

4

slender, lean, spare, gaunt, emaciated

corpulent

5

acknowledge, admit, grant, certify

disavow

6

committed, engaged, partial, biased

dispassionate

7

agreement, accord, harmony

dissension

8

gather, collect, conserve, husband

dissipate

9

actual, real, tested, substantiated

hypothetical

10

admirable, praiseworthy, lofty, noble

ignoble

11

confirm, prove, verify, validate

impugn

12

moderate, restrained, cool and collected

intemperate

13

esteem, admiration, approbation

odium

14

faithfulness, loyalty, steadfastness

perfidy

15

promote, elevate, advance, recall

relegate

16

primary, principal, bossy, domineering

subservient

17

resistant, immune

susceptible

18

mild, indulgent, luxurious, flamboyant

austere

19

selfish, cruel, harmful, deleterious

beneficient

20

robust, portly, rosy, the picture of health

cadaverous

21

refined, elegant, tasteful, polished, brilliant

crass

22

elevate, uplift, improve, enhance

debase

23

revere, venerate, consecrate

desecrate

24

relax, calm, put at ease

disconcert

25

simple, modest, humble

grandiose

26

important, essential, crucial

inconsequential

27

aggravate, intensify, irritate, exacerbate

mitigate

28

come to the point

prate

29

careless, perfunctory

punctilious

30

laughable, risible

redoubtable

31

praise, commend, laud, pat on the back

reprove

32

weak, infirm, irresolute, vacillating

stalwart

33

invincible, protected, safe, secure

vulnerable

34

intensify, increase, magnify, wax

abate

35

ridicule, derision, odium

adulation

36

benediction, blessing

anathema

37

obtuse, doltish, empty-headed, dumb

astute

38

blameless, innocent, laudable, meritorious

culpable

39

prompt, punctual, speedy, expeditious

dilatory

40

unnoticeable, paltry, piddling

egregious

41

to speak one's mind plainly

equivocate

42

everlasting, immortal, imperishable

evanescent

43

determined, decisive, unwavering

irresolute

44

definite, distinct, clear, sharply focused

nebulous

45

veteran, past master, pro, expert

novice

46

affluence, luxury

penury

47

unaffected, modest

pretentious

48

neat, meticulous

slovenly

49

energetic, vigorous

torpid