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Flashcards in Units 7-9 Synonyms Deck (60):
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

21

forbidding, rigorous, puritanical, ascetic, unadorned

austere

22

humanitarian, magnanimous, charitable

beneficent

23

corpselike, wasted, haggard, emaciated, ghastly

cadaverous

24

create, fashion, rustle up

concoct

25

crude, tasteless, oafish, obtuse

crass

26

cheapen, corrupt, demean, depreciate

debase

27

profane, defile, violate

desecrate

28

upset, rattle, ruffle, faze

disconcert

29

majestic, bombastic, highfalutin

grandiose

30

trivial, negligible, paltry

inconsequential

31

violation, transgression, offense

infraction

32

lessen, relieve, alleviate

mitigate

33

ravage, sack, loot; booty

pillage

34

prattle, blab, palaver

prate

35

precise, scrupulous

punctilious

36

formidable, august

redoubtable

37

chastise, upbraid, reproach

reprove

38

reimbursement, redress, restoration

restitution

39

sturdy, stout, intrepid, valiant; mainstay

stalwart

40

defenseless, unguarded

vulnerable

41

diminish, decrease, subside, let up

abate

42

adoration, idolization, hero-worship

adulation

43

malediction, imprecation, abomination

anathema

44

acute, sagacious, judicious, wily

astute

45

cupidity, rapacity, acquisitiveness

avarice

46

guilty, delinquent, peccant, blameworthy

cuplable

47

stalling, slow, tardy, laggard

dilatory

48

glaring, flagrant, blatant

egregious

49

to talk out of both sides of one's mouth, palter, hedge

equivocate

50

ephemeral, transient, transitory

evanescent

51

indecisive, vacilating, wavering

irresolute

52

hazy, fuzzy, cloudy, opaque, indeterminate

nebulous

53

neophyte, tyro, trainee, apprentice

novice

54

destitution, indignence

penury

55

ostentatious, inflated

pretentious

56

review, summarize, go over

recapitulate

57

revitalize, reanimate, restore, reactivate

resuscitate

58

unkempt, slatternly, lax

slovenly

59

assumption, presumption, hypothesis

supposition

60

lethargic, languid

torpid