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Affiliated

(Adj) associated, connected
Synonym: attached
Antonym: disassociated

2

Ascertain

(V) to find out
Synonym: discover

3

Attainment

(N) an accomplishment, the act of achieving
Synonym: achievement
Antonym: failure

4

Bequeath

(V) to give or pass on as an inheritance
Synonym: transmit

5

Cogent

(Adj) forceful, convincing; relevant, to the point
Synonym: persuasive
Antonym: weak

6

Converge

(V) to move forward one point, nearer
Synonym: meet
Antonym: diverge

7

Disperse

(V) to,scatter, to spread far and wide
Synonym: dispel
Antonym: collect

8

Esteem

(V) to regard highly
Synonym: respect
Antonym: disdain

9

Expunge

(V) to erase, obliterate, destroy
Synonym: efface
Antonym: insert

10

Finite

(Adj) having limits, lasting for a limited time
Synonym: bounded
Antonym: unlimited

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Abjure

(V) to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
Synonym: retract
Antonym: affirm

12

Acrid

(Adj) harsh in taste or odor, sharp in manner or temper
Synonym: irritating
Antonym: gentle

13

August

(Adj) majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
Synonym: dignified
Antonym: humble

14

Callous

(Adj) emotionally hardened, unfeeling
Synonym: insensitive
Antonym: sensitive

15

Clandestine

(Adj) secret, concealed; underhanded
Synonym: covert
Antonym: open

16

Compunction

(N) remorse, regret
Synonym: misgiving
Antonym: nonchalance

17

Conflagration

(N) a large destructive fire
Synonym: holocaust
Antonym: deluge

18

Elated

(Adj) in high spirits, jubilant; extremely pleased
Synonym: overjoyed
Antonym: depressed

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Indelible

(Adj) not able to be erased or removed; memorable
Synonym: lasting
Antonym: finite

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Indulgent

(Adj) yielding to the wishes and demands of others
Synonym: tolerant