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Move to another place

(S) postpone

(A) call to order

Adjourn

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Alien

A citizen of another country
Foreign, strange

(S) exotic

(A) native

2

Having a pleased appearance

(S) attractive

(A) homely

Comely

3

To make up for

(S) pay back

(A) stiff

Compensate

4

Loose in ones morals or behavior

(S) immoral

(A) moral

Dissolute

5

Not regular or consistent

(S) irregular

(A) steady

Erratic

6

Process of driving or forcing out

(S) eviction

(A) admission

Expulsion

7

A pretense
To make a pretense of

(S) trick

Feint

8

Food for horses

Fodder

9

Strengthened, builed up

(S) reinforce

(A) sap

Fortify

10

Difficult to read

(S) unreadable

(A) readable

Illegible

11

To make fun of rudely

(S) laugh at

(A) praise

Jeer

12

Bringing in money

(S) gainful

(A) losing

Lucrative

13

Ordinary

(S) run-of-the-mill

(A) outstanding

Mediocre

14

Reproduce

(S) multiply

(A) decrease

Proliferate

15

To conquer by force

(S) subdue

(A) submit

Subjugate

16

To stain

(S) smear

(A) purify

Sully

17

To tease

(S) tempt

(A) fulfill

Tantalize

18

Brief and to the point

(S) crisp

(A) wordy

Terse

19

Showing no signs of fear

(S) wavering

(A) unwavering

Unflinching